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Irish International Recovery Conference

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Synge Theatre

Trinity College Dublin

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The Recovery Academy of Ireland would like to invite you to our upcoming conference, Mainstreaming recovery in Irish drug policy and practice: The challenge of change. This landmark conference will take place in Trinity College Dublin on 8 September 2017.

There is no charge to attend.

The conference is being held during September which is recognised as International Recovery Month. It is one of a number of events that will take place that month to highlight and celebrate recovery. The theme for international recovery month this year is ‘Join the Voices of Recovery: Strengthen Families and Communities’.

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8:30 Registration

9:00 Introduction and welcome; chair Roisin Shortall TD

9:10 Service User-Personal Recovery Journey

9:20 Prof David Best-international expert on recovery movements

9:50 Prof Agnes Higgins-recovery lessons from the mental health movement

10:15 “Recovery Outcome Framework”, Brian Galvin, Health Research Board

10:30 Tea / coffee

11:00 Service User-Personal Recovery Journey

11:10 Interview of Prof Joe Barry, from harm reduction to recovery, by Fergus Mc Cabe, Chair of Citywide

11:30 Kuladharini, chief executive, Scottish Recovery Consortium on the Scottish experience of recovery

12:00 Questions and answers – panel of speakers

12:45 Performance

13:00 Finish

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