Date/Time

Event Name

Details

Location

RECURRING MEETINGS

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
6-7pm

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

Virtual

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/

 

Monday - Friday
10 am EST/9 am CST/ 7 am PST
2pm EST/1 pm CST/11am PST

PEER-2-PEER: Strengths-Based Approach Virtual Recovery Gatherings

Join our strengths-based approach virtual recovery gatherings! Judgement-free collaboration. For anyone contemplating or in recovery. Gatherings provided monday — friday. Facilitated by certified peer recovery support.

 Virtual

Daily
11:45am-1:00pm
5:45pm-7:00pm

Wednesday/Friday (Youth Support Group)
2:45pm-4:00pm

Challenge 2 Change Online Peer Support Meeting

The choices emergency response team has partnered with 1voice to provide online peer support meetings for the recovery community through Zoom. These online meetings are open to anyone and can be accessed through downloading the Zoom app and entering the meeting id at the appropriate meeting times.

    12PM CHALLENGE 2 CHANGE: 11:45am-1pm, Daily, Zoom Meeting Id# 823-217-139

    6PM CHALLENGE 2 CHANGE: 5:45pm-7pm, Daily, Zoom Meeting Id# 330-347-719

    YOUTH SUPPORT GROUP: 2:45pm-4pm, Wednesday/Friday, Zoom Meeting Id# 813-347-719

 Virtual

Last Tuesday of each month
3:00pm-4:30pm

Monthly Peer Supervisor Collaboration

IAPRSS is excited to offer peer supervisors from across Indiana the ability to connect monthly to discuss strengths and improvements within the peer recovery profession and also their specific programs. The goal of this meeting will be to share best practices, policy/procedure that is effective and any other topics the supervisors feel may benefit their role, peers and organization.

Topics May Include:

  • Updates on what is the current state of peer support across Indiana and Nationally
  • Identified service delivery modifications from supervisors
  • How peers in recovery are being supported by their supervisor and organization
  • Current strengths/concerns with peer programming
  • Anything else supervisors would like to discuss/share
More info: Connect Virtually

Virtual

Wednesdays, through June 17th
6:30-8:00

Virtual Family Support Group with support provided by Overdose Lifeline

This Family Support Group is for the family members and friends concerned about their loved ones who live with a substance use disorder. This program is based on the Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) model. The CRAFT model is a highly-effective, evidence-based, motivational program that impacts families in multiple areas of their lives.

More info: Contact whitney@overdoselifeline.org

Virtual

June

6/5/2020
9:00am-12pm

SEOW Webinar: SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) Training

SBIRT is an evidence-based practice used to identify, reduce, and prevent misuse and dependence on alcohol and drugs. Presented by Dane Minnick, PhD, LMSW, CPS

Training sponsored by the Indiana State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup (SEOW). More info: Register

Virtual

6/17/2020
11:00am-1:00pm

Indiana Workforce System Education Session

The purpose of this workshop is to provide understanding of the resources available, how to lean into the peer recovery coaching model for employment purposes, and techniques to coach through barriers to employment related to criminal justice involvement. More info: Register

Virtual

6/19/2020

SEOW Webinar

we will hear key findings from the annual SEOW report, updates on tobacco use and vaping, suicide prevention, recovery efforts in Indiana, cannabis use, and so much more.

Virtual

6/22/2020

Cultural and Linguistic Competency Conference

Due to COVID-19, the Cultural and Linguistic Competency Conference: Policy, Practice & Innovation in Mental Health & Addiction originally scheduled for May 6th has been rescheduled to June 22nd.

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 

6/26/2020

Event Information: GAINS Navigating System Cultures Across the SIM

Multiple systems across the SIM serving justice-involved people with mental and substance use disorders employ differing language, procedures, and standards when addressing the complex needs of clients requiring treatment and recovery support. This webinar, hosted by SAMHSA’s GAINS Center, will provide participants with practical strategies for navigating diverse system cultures across multiple points of the SIM to better serve individuals with mental and/or substance use disorders who are interfacing with the justice system. More info: Add to calendar

Virtual

September

9/14-18/2020
8:30am - 4:30pm

IAPRSS Presents Community Health Worker/Certified Recovery Specialist (CHW/CRS) Training

This 5-day, 40 hours educational experience will equip the participant with the skills and knowledge necessary to provide non-clinical peer recovery support in the physical health, mental health and/or substance use profession. Participants will be expected to complete, and pass, an on-line exam to test their understanding of the role to gain the credential. More info: Register

MHAI Training Institute
1441 N. Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202 

9/18/2020
7:30am

Recovery Café Indy's First Annual Fueling the Love Fundraising Breakfast

Fundraising Breakfast. More info: Caroline Durava

Tinker House
1101 E. 16th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202 

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

Recovery 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