Presentations by The TC at Alternatives

Find us in Boston at Alternatives 2017: Building Healing Communities Together
Friday 18th – Monday 21st

Boston Park Plaza
50 Park Plaza at Arlington St., Boston

Program & Schedule

Friday Welcoming Keynote 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm (Grand Ballroom)
Creating Trauma-Informed Healing Communities, keynote address by Brenda Vezina, Director of the Central MA Recovery Learning Community  Link to keynotes

PDF to SAMHSA’s Spotlight on the Central MA RLC as a “Resilient and Trauma-Informed Community”.   Link to all six featured communities here.

Saturday Workshop 10:00am – 11:30am (Georgian Room)
Promoting Access and Inclusion in Peer Leadership with Deborah Delman, The TC’s Executive Director, presenting with Zobeida Medero, Clara Carr, La Verne Saunders, Nan Donald

Saturday Workshop 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm (Clarendon Room)
Culturally Sensitive Trauma-Informe Awareness with Thomas Brown, The TC Board Member

Saturday Caucus 7:00pm – 8:30pm (Boylston Room)
Latinos en Acción:  Un caucus para personas que identifican como latinos o hispanos led by Jacqueline Martinez, The TC’s Board President
(Latinos In Action:  A caucus for people who identify as Latino or Hispanic)

Saturday Caucus 7:00pm – 8:30pm (Exeter Room)
Ally with Deaf and Hard of Hearing with Marnie Fougere, Deaf  Recovery Project Coordinator and Minh Vo, CMRLC member

Event Calendar for registration and more info