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Led by Cheryl Gagne, Sc.D, Senior Associate and Peer Support Expert at the Center for Social Innovation (C4). The Center for Social Innovation (C4) focuses on complex public health problems such as mental health and substance use disorders to help improve peoples’ lives. Using state-of-the-art research and training they help organizations, like TPAPN, deepen the impact of their work. This two-day workshop will focus on recovery an principles and practices of peer support.

11/9/2018 to 11/10/2018
When: 11/9 - 11/10
8:30 am
Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Austin Northwest - Arboretum
8901 Business Park Drive
Austin, Texas  78759
United States
Presenter: Cheryl Gagne, Sc.D, Senior Associate and Peer Support Expert at the Center for Social Innovation
Contact: Katy Davila
512-467-7027 ext. 105


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Advocate Social Peer Support Workshop
November 9th & 10th 2018
9.3 Nursing Contact Hours (approval pending)

Location:
DoubleTree by Hilton Austin Northwest - Arboretum
8901 Business Park Dr., Austin, TX 78759

Led by Cheryl Gagne, Sc.D, Senior Associate and Peer Support Expert at the Center for Social Innovation (C4) C4 focuses on complex public health problems such as mental health and substance use disorders to help improve people's lives. Using state-of-the-art research and training they help organizations, like TPAPN, deepen the impact of their work. (www.center4si.com)

Time Frame for the days:
Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Nursing Contact Hours (approval pending):
Friday: 4.0
Saturday: 5.3

WORKSHOP CONTENT:
- Recovery from mental illness and/or substance use disorders-including a focus on multiple pathways of recovery and recovery support and networks
- Principles of peer support-including principles of self-determination, strengths-based, trauma-informed, and holistic approaches
- Practices of peer support-including motivational strategies, varieties of support, linking to services, supports, and networks
- TPAPN Overview

Hotel reservation options:
1. DoubleTree by Hilton Austin Northwest - Arboretum
Location:
8901 Business Park Dr., Austin, TX 78759
Room Rate: $122.00 + tax, until Monday, 10/18/2018
To reserve a room, please call: 512-343-0888, and refer to the group name, Texas Nurses Association - TPAPN

2. Courtyard by Marriott Austin Northwest - Arboretum
Location: 9409 Stonelake Blvd., Austin, TX 78759
Room Rate: $109.00 + tax, until Friday, 10/26/2018
To reserve a room, click on the link: Book your group rate for Texas Peer Assistance Program for Nurses


Texas Peer Assistance Program for Nurses is a program of the Texas Nurses Foundation.

Texas Nurses Association/Foundation Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Texas Nurses Association

Texas Affiliate of ANA | 4807 Spicewood Springs Rd., Bldg 3, Austin TX

800.862.2022 | 512.452.0645 | tna@texasnurses.org