Hutchings PC 3rd Annual Recovery Conference Brochure--Free admission & CMEs!

NYAPRS Note: Our friends at Hutchings Psychiatric Center are once again offering a free opportunity to come together in Syracuse and talk about recovery. Join speakers below for a wonderful day of exploration and discussion kicked off by a keynote on Wellness and Recovery by Chacku Mathai. Registration information below.

Third Annual HPC Recovery Conference: Making Recovery Work

May 17, 2016 8:00 am- 4:00 pm Hutchings Psychiatric Center Auditorium Schedule

· 8:00-9:00 am Registration

· 9:00-9:15 Intro and Welcome: Director, Mark Cattalani, MD. HPC.

· 9:15-10:15 "Making Wellness and Recovery Real for Us", Chacku Mathai, Director for NAMI STAR

· 10:15-10:30 Break

· 10:30-11:15 "Break the Box: When it comes to hiring individuals with mental illness."

· 11:15-12:00 pm "How to work, manage benefits and be independent financially. " Panel Discussion with Pilot, Liz and Ruth

· 12:00-1:00 Lunch on your own

· 1:00-1:10 Starfish Awards, Kirsten Hubel

· 1:00-2:00 "Research: what aspects of treatment help recovery most?" Sunny Aslam, MD. HPC

· 2:00-2:45 Breakouts:

1. Therapeutic Caring for Families and Psychosis, David Keith

2. Shared Decision Making, Dennis Green, Nathan Baird, Sean Wallace

3. Individual Placement and Support Model for Employment, Karen Broadway-Wilson

· 2:45-3:00 Break

· 3:00-4:00 pm Starfish Awards and Q&A


Ø David Keith, Professor of Psychiatry and Director of Family Therapy at SUNY Upstate Medical University

Ø Mark Cattalani, MD, Exec. Director, Hutchings Psychiatric Center.

Ø Sunny Aslam, MD, Outpatient Psychiatrist and Program Manager, Hutchings Psychiatric Center.

Ø Karen Broadway-Wilson, Individual Placement and Support Trainer at Center for Practice Innovations.

Ø Chacku Mathai, CPRP, Director, NAMI Star Center.

Ø Elizabeth Patience, Regional Advocacy Specialist, Central New York Field Office, Office of Mental Health

Ø Pilot Tansi, Program Coordinator, Unique Peerspectives AccessCNY

Ø Dennis Green, Peer Specialist, Hutchings Psychiatric Center.

Ø Nathan Baird, Peer Specialist, Hutchings Psychiatric Center.

Ø Ruth Ciciriello, Peer Specialist, Hutchings Psychiatric Center

Please register by 5/1/2016 preferably by email, including your selected breakout session to Terry.barkley at<mailto:Terry.barkley at> (315) 426-6870. There is no cost for this conference. Full brochure available upon request.