Event Name



1st Monday each month   7-8pm

IAPRSS of Tippecanoe County Meeting

This re-occurring meeting is for all peer recovery support professionals, those interested in peer recovery support and anyone whom feels they may benefit from the meeting. This meeting has a resource presentation/discussion followed by a discussion of topics that are currently relevant to peer recovery support services and provides support to those in the peer recovery support profession. More information:

2900 River Rd., West Lafayette, IN

2nd Thursday each month   7-8pm

IAPRSS Peer Supports United Meeting

This re-occurring monthly meeting is for anyone interested in the peer recovery support profession, those providing peer recovery support or anyone whom feels this meeting will benefit them. This meeting allows peers to discuss their professional roles, strenghts/improvements to their services, share resources and anything related to peer recvoery support. All peer recovery supports are welcome. More information:

1441 N. Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202

Every other Thursday Starting Aug. 29)   10:30am - 12:00pm

Behavioral Health & Peer Recovery Clinics

Clinic will meet every other Thursdays from 10:30am - 12:00pm. The topics for each session are listed below but are subject to change. More information:



1/10/2020   9:00am - 4:00pm

Evidence-Based Practices for Addiction Treatment and Recovery

This course will familiarize participants with SAMHSA's Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) addiction resources and afford the participant opportunities to examine several addiction EBPs and assess the clinical application of these EBPs. Special focus will be given to EBPs that are consistent with the Indiana Division of mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) programs and initiatives. More info:

MHAI Yellow Rose Building
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

1/13-17/2020   9:00am - 4:30pm

Peer Recovery Coach Training

The Addiction Recovery Coach Training Course is a five-day, thirty-hour interactive knowledge and skill development training designed for those desiring to provide recovery coaching in a variety of recovery settings. More info:

MHAI Yellow Rose Building
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

1/16/2020   12:00pm - 12:30pm

IRN Monthly Call

Speakers: TBD   More information: Heather Rodriguez


1/21/2020   9:00am - 11:00am

Recovery Café Lafayette Grand Opening

Our Honored Guests:

    Pam Biggs-Reed, Bauer Family Resources, CEO
    Beth Kreitl, We Bloom, Executive Director
    Doug Huntsinger, Governor's Office, Drug Prevention, Treatment and Enforcement
    Jay Chaudhary, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Director
    Amy Brinkley, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Bureau Chief
    Tony Roswarski, City of Lafayette, Mayor
    Michael Budd, United Way of Greater Lafayette, CEO
    Rebecca Maslanka, Recovery Café Lafayette, Café Manager

330 Fountain Street
Lafayette, IN
(Bauer Community Center)

1/24/2020   9:00am - 4:30pm

HIV/AIDS Education & Risk Reduction for Addiction Professionals Training

This six (6) hour training is designed to assist addiction professionals in helping their clients identify "high risk" activities/life styles that may increase the risk of exposure to HIV and/or the risk of transmitting HIV to others. More info:

MHAI Yellow Rose Building
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

1/27-29/2020   9:00am - 4:30pm

Medical Assisted Treatment Specialist Training & Certification

The Medication Assisted Treatment Specialist (M.A.T.S.) Training and Certification includes a 35 hour distance learning component and a 2.5 day live training (January 27-29) followed by a written MATS Examination (January 29th). More info:

Franciscan Health Education and Support Services Center
421 N. Emerson Avenue
Greenwood, IN 46143

1/31/2020   9:00am - 4:00pm

Advancing Addiction Recovery

The Advancing Addiction Recovery Coach training course is an interactive knowledge and skill development training designed for clinicians desiring to promote addiction recovery in a variety of settings. More info:

MHAI Yellow Rose Building
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

1/31/2020   5:00pm - 9:00pm

Addiction Peer Recovery Coach Certification Exam Study Session

Come join us as we present a 4 hour comprehensive study session to assist with preparing trained addiction peer recovery coaches to take, and pass, the IC & RC examination that is required for certification. This session will explore the concepts and competencies necessary to achieve a passing score on the exam and allow participants to review and discuss their understanding and comprehension of the material presented during training and the study session. More info:

The Yellow Rose Inn
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202


2/3/2020   9:00am-4:30pm

Peer Recovery Supervision Training

Supervision is a vital piece of effective and ethical peer recovery support services. This introspective one-day training explores the role, scope of practice and ethical dimensions of peer recovery supports to ensure those attending grasp the intricacies of the role they may be supervising. More info: Register now

Doug Otto United Way Center
1531 13th Street (Board Room)
Columbus, IN 47201

2/7/2020   7:30pm

BILL W. and Dr. BOB

Adult Situations and Language. More info: Bill W and Dr Bob Flyer

The District Theater
627 Massachusetts Ave.
Indianapolis, IN

2/7/2020   9:00am-4:30pm

Psychopharmacology of Substance Usage

This course is intended to introduce the participant to drug administration, absorption, movement, and drug-receptor interactions. Participants will learn the psychoactive properties of each class of psychoactive drugs including the respective withdrawal abstinence syndromes. More info:

MHAI Yellow Rose Building
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

2/7/2020   9:00am-4:30pm

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing Training

Attendees of this training will have a basic understanding of how MI works, the SPIRIT of MI, the Micro-Skills of MI, and how to elicit and strengthen Change Talk. The training is highly interactive and practice oriented. More info: Register now

Next Step Community
619 Washington Street
Terre Haute, IN 47802

2/9/2020   2:00pm

BILL W. and Dr. BOB

Adult Situations and Language. More info: Bill W and Dr Bob Flyer

The District Theater
627 Massachusetts Ave.
Indianapolis, IN

2/26/2020   6:00pm-9:00pm

Hoosier Idol '20

Be a part of our mission as advocates to bring wellness home to Hoosiers living with mental health conditions and substance use disorders. All proceeds of Hoosier Idol go to Mental Health America of Indiana. More info: Buy Tickets

Indiana Roof Ballroom
140 W Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN



Mental Health & Criminal Justice Summit

Each year, NAMI Indiana pulls together a diverse group of leaders from the criminal justice field to provide in-depth education, novel tools, and networking opportunities for professionals. Our annual Mental Health and Criminal Justice Summit becomes a powerful tool for building bridges between systems and entering into beneficial collaborations and partnership, causing a strong desire for substantial changes. More info: 2020 Summit

Indianapolis Marriott North
3645 River Crossing Pkwy
Indianapolis, IN


4/2/2020   12:00pm-1:30pm

QRT/HD School Talk

NCI QRT and the Tippecanoe County Health Department will discuss issues, recovery capital, and resources surrounding substance use, mental health, and other at-risk behaviors.

West Lafayette Jr/Sr High School
1105 N. Grant St.
West Lafayette, IN 47906 


Governor's Next Level Recovery Conference

The one-day event will feature compelling speakers and presentations on tactics to tackle the drug epidemic. You’ll hear from hear from individuals who have implemented successful strategies at the local level in Indiana.

And you won't want to miss the keynote address and unique perspective from current U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, M.D., M.P.H., formerly Indiana's state health commissioner. REGISTER

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 South West Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204



Cultural and Linguistic Competency Conference

The goal of the Cultural Competency Enhancement Project (CCEP) since 1996 has been to provide training services and technical assistance for Community Mental Health Centers and addiction providers throughout Indiana. Training services are designed to improve organizational effectiveness and efficiency in providing culturally competent services. More info: Add to calendar

Eiteljorg Museum
500 W Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46204