Saving Lives: Taking on Suicide, Opioid Crises at Next Week's NYAPRS Executive Seminar

NYAPRS Note: We’re only 1 week out from this year’s NYAPRS Executive Seminar program, entitled “Creating Value Without Compromising Our Values,” to be held on April 16-17 at the Albany Hilton! Please see our Final program attached and below.

IIn keeping with the Seminar’s tradition to take a probing look at the issues of the day, our Wednesday morning program will lead off with a power discussion, entitled “Saving Lives! Taking on Suicide and the Opioid Epidemic,” that will take a deep and frank look into why suicide and drug overdoses have each reached epidemic proportions, and point to a number of innovative national and state initiatives that are helping thousands to reconnect with their recovery and purpose, to overcome obstacles to adequate access and treatment and to help save each other's lives.

Our expert panel includes:

·         Stephanie Campbell, NYSOmbudsman Project Director

·         Antoine Craigwell, Founder, President and CEO, DBGM, Inc.

·         John Draper, Executive Director, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline & Executive Vice President of National Networks, Vibrant Emotional Health

·         Tom Hill, Vice President of Practice Improvement, National Council for Behavioral Health

Robert Kent, General Counsel, NYS OASAS Moderator: Harvey Rosenthal, CEO, NYAPRS

NYAPRS is happy to offer continuing education hours for through QR code scanning.  At this year’s Executive Seminar, NYAPRS will be transitioning from paper to digital in order to facilitate CE sign in/out and evaluation tracking.  Please check your phone’s camera settings for QR scanning capability and/or check out the attached suggested options. Please join us and register today at