Date/Time

Event Name

Details

Location

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: www.iaprss.org

2900 River Rd., West Lafayette, IN

First Wednesday of each month   7-8pm

Dearborn County 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: www.iaprss.org

500 Industrial Drive room 2350/2380
Lawrenceburg IN 46202
(Ivy Tech Lakefront building)

First Thursday each month   7-8pm

Indianapolis 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. Call-in information is (646) 749-3122, access code: 203-148-821. More information: www.iaprss.org

PACE Recovery Resource Center
2855 N. Keystone Avenue
Indianapolis, IN

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: https://oudecho.iu.edu/tracks/bhpr/

 

February

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
2/8/2020
2/14/2020
2/15/2020

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: https://icaada.org/events.php

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
2/16/2020

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

2/12-13/2020
9:00-5:00pm

Peer Support Ethics

Peer Recovery Ethics is a two-day, interactive discussion around the ethical domains and criteria that peer recovery support professionals should follow to maximize outcomes for the populations the peer service. All participants will learn more about how to maintain ethical standards around the digital media age, boundary management and self-care. More info: https://icaada.org/events.php

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

2/16/2020
6:00pm-10:00pm

1Voice Presents Sprom

Come join 1Voice and the Recovery Community in our 4th Annual Sober Prom. This is a family-friendly and free event. Food, music, and photography provided. More info: Aaron.1Voicedearborncounty@gmail.com

Agner Hall
Lawrenceburg, Indiana

2/18/2020
9:00am-5:00pm

Addiction Counseling Competencies

This course is designed to familiarize the participant with the eight practice dimensions necessary for effective performance as an addiction's counselor: clinical evaluation; treatment planning; referral; service coordination; counseling; client, family and community education; documentation; and professional and ethical responsibilities. More info: https://icaada.org/events.php

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

2/20/2020
12:00pm-12:30pm

IRN Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting More info: hrodriguez@mhai.net

Online

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

2/29/2020
9:00am-4:00pm

FASD 101

Are you a parent, caregiver, or service provider to a child who has trouble seeing the connection between choices and consequences, has difficulty with ​age appropriate attentiveness, continues to make poor choices no matter how much appropriate instruction they receive, and who struggles to hold it together at even the smallest disruption of routine? Could prenatal alcohol exposure be a factor? if so, you are why FASD 101 exists! You don't have to face this alone. Join us, and learn new skills that can help you mitigate common, problematic behaviors in everyday situations. More info: Buy Tickets

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

March

3/6/2020

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

3/6/2020
9:00am

Understanding the Science of Addiction Treatment and Recovery

This course is intended to introduce the participant to the major theories and approaches of addiction treatment and recovery. Participants will consider addictions and case examples from a variety of theoretical perspectives. Science-based approaches to addiction treatment and recovery will highlighted and explored. This course will examine addictions from biological, psychological, social and spiritual domains. Additionally, individual, family, and cultural perspectives will be explored. This course will emphasize familiarity with the current research in the addictions counseling field. More info: Purchase Tickets

Yellow Rose
1441 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

April

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 

4/20/2020
2:00pm

Expungement Education Workshop

Expungement is a court-ordered process in which the legal record of an arrest or a criminal conviction is 'sealed', or erased in the eyes of the law. The availability of expungement, and the process for getting an arrest or conviction expunged, will vary according to several factors. This seminar will educate those in attendance on those factors to better educate and support the populations they serve. More info: Buy Tickets

Indy Public Library-East Washington Street branch
2822 E. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46201 

4/23/2020  

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. More info: Rethink Tobacco Indiana Program, Kayla Hsu, kmhsu@iu.edu, or Debi Buckles, dhudson@iupui.edu

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 South West Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

4/27-30/2020
9:00am-4:30pm

Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Core Training

Evidence-based training program designed for those who work with tobacco/nicotine dependent clients or deliver services within a healthcare or community setting. More info: Buy Tickets

  

May

5/6/2020

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 

5/15/2020
9:00am-4:00pm

3rd Annual SEOW Symposium

The purpose of this annual meeting is to highlight research and initiatives in the substance use and mental health field. It provides a forum for prevention professionals, coalition leaders, researchers, and state partners to share their knowledge, and to engage in networking opportunities. More info: Register

Campus Center at IUPUI
420 University Blvd
Room CE 450B
Indianapolis, IN 46202

September

9/19/2020
10:00am - 2:00pm

Reovery Month Celebration & 5K Walk in the Martindale-Brightwood Neighborhood

Recovery Celebration: free and open to the public
Shackleford Steps and 5K Walk, co-hosted with State Representative Robin C. Shackleford. More info: https:recovery-celebration.eventbrite.com

PACE Parking Lot
2855 N Keystone Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46218