Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association

2014 Summit Schedule at a Glance

View the Recovery Workforce Summit Schedule at a Glance to maximize your experience throughout the conference. Don't miss an opportunity to engage with colleagues, peers and friends, so mark your calendar for the special events, wellness sessions, keynotes and concurrent sessions.

You are here

Full session descriptionsRegister Today


Recovery Workforce Summit: 2014 PRA Annual Conference Schedule

Please note: This is a tentative schedule and session titles, dates and times are subject to change.

Sunday, June 22, 2014
12:00pm – 7:00pmConference Registration Opens
1:00pm – 5:00pmTRACK #1: CPRP Prep Course
5:30pm – 7:00pmWelcome Reception, Awards of Distinction & Dincin Fellows
Monday, June 23, 2014
7:00am – 8:00amWake-up Wellness Session: Mind, Body, & Soul with the Meeting Yogi
7:00am - 5:00pmConference Registration
7:00am – 5:00pmSummit Hub: Exhibits, Roundtable Discussions, Stigma Posters
7:45am – 8:30amContinental Breakfast in the Summit Hub
8:30am – 10:00am

Opening General Session -

Featured Keynote Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds

10:00am – 10:30amRefreshment Break in Summit Hub
10:30am – 12:00pmConcurrent Sessions #1
Track #1Complete CPRP Prep Course
Track #2
Track #3
Track #4
Track #5Creating a Recovery Culture to Thrive in Turbulent Times
Track #6Modern Family, Modern Medicine: Incorporating Family Services into Psychiatric Rehabilitation
12:00pm – 1:30pmLunch on Own
12:00pm - 1:30pm Academy Advisory Council Meeting
12:00pm - 1:30pm People in Recovery Roundtable Meeting
1:30pm – 3:00pmConcurrent Sessions #2
Track #1Complete CPRP Prep Course
Track #2
Track #3
Track #4
Track #5Workforce Development: A Collaboration Between Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioners and Educators
Track #6Public Policy for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
3:00pm – 3:30pmRefreshment Break in Summit Hub
3:00pm - 3:30pmLearn More: Become a CPRP Item Writer
3:30pm – 5:00pmConcurrent Sessions #3
Track #1Complete CPRP Prep Course
Track #2
Track #3Recovery and Physical Health: Collaboration Between Physicians and Rehabilitation Professionals
Track #4You Say You Want a Revolution? Changing Legislation
Track #5The Ethics of Self-Disclosure: Bringing Nuance to Content and Process
Track #6Adapting the Individual Placement & Support (IPS) Model of Supported Employment for Early-Emerging Adults with Serious Mental Health Conditions 
7:00pm - 9:00pm Special Event – Wayne Kramer Concert
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
7:00am – 8:00amEarly Bird – Healthy Eats Breakfast Bar with Judy Caplan
7:00am - 5:00pmConference Registration
8:00am – 5:00pmSummit Hub: Exhibits, VA Innovation Fair, Roundtable Discussions
7:45am – 8:30amContinental Breakfast in the Summit Hub
8:30am – 10:00amConcurrent Sessions #4
Track #1Complete CPRP Prep Course
Track #2
Track #3Risk and Recovery: Engaging People in Addressing Safety
Track #4Forget the Crystal Ball: 5 Ways to Future-Proof Your Agency Using Data
Track #5Supporting Recovery-Based Career Development
Track #6Will the ACA's Medicaid Changes Improve Outcomes for Schizophrenia? A New Jersey Case Study
10:00am  – 10:30amRefreshment Break in the Summit Hub
10:30am – 12:00pmGeneral Session - Featured Keynote Linda Teplin, PhD
12:00pm – 1:30pmLunch on Own
12:00pm - 1:30pmPublic Policy Task Force Meeting 
12:00pm - 1:30pmChapters Task Force Meeting
1:30pm – 3:00pmConcurrent Workshops #5
Track #1Complete CPRP Prep Course (Last session -  Track ending)
Track #2Elements, Strategies and Components of a State Certified Peer Support Training Program
Track #3
Track #4
Track #5Pioneers in Pakistan: Leadership Strategies for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Track #6Dual Recovery: Recovery Coaching and Peer Support
3:00pm – 3:30pmRefreshment Break in Summit Hub
3:30pm – 5:00pmConcurrent Sessions #6
Track #2Structured Behavioral Interventions to Enhance Mental Health Recovery in Psychosocial Rehabilitation
Track #3
Track #4Acquiring and Retaining Great People Through an Agency-Wide Recovery Culture
Track #5The Affordable Care Act: Surviving and Flourishing During this Healthcare Shift 
Track #6Telling Recovery Stories Through Digital Storytelling
5:30pm – 6:30pmAnnual Business Meeting & PRF Kick-Off Toast
6:00pm - 7:00pmInternational Reception (by invitation only)
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
7:30am – 1:00pmConference Registration
7:30am – 5:00pmSummit Hub: Exhibits, VA Innovation Fair, Round table Discussions
7:30am – 8:30amContinental Breakfast with VA Presentations in the Summit Hub
8:30am - 10:00am 

Thought Leader Session: Everything Old is New Again: How the Foundation of Psychiatric Rehabilitation is Carrying Us Through in Times of Change

8:30am- 10:00am 

Thought Leader Session: Peers in the Workforce: Invasion or Innovation

9:45am – 10:15amRefreshment Break in Summit Hub
10:15am -11:45amConcurrent Sessions #7
Track #2
Track #3A Thousand Paper Cuts: Addressing the Impact of Diversity Dynamics
Track #4Organizational Culture Best Practices: A Recovery-Focused Learning Collaborative Approach
Track #5SESSION CANCELLED - Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Youth-Certified Peer Counseling: Developing a Recovery-Oriented Workforce for Youth in Transition
Track #6Academic Credit as a Springboard to Peer Career Development
11:45am – 12:45pmLunch on Own
11:45am - 12:45pmLunch ‘N’ Learn: Making History in Karachi, Pakistan: The Recovery House Journey
12:45pm – 2:15pmConcurrent Sessions #8
Track #2
Track #3
Track #4Supercharged Supervision: Professional Development for the Front-line Supervisor
Track #5Promoting Recovery in a Managed Care Environment
Track #6Utilizing the Recovery Model in Forensic Settings: Benefits and Barriers
2:15pm – 2:30pmRefreshment Break in Summit Hub
2:30pm - 3:30pmExhibitor and VA Poster Session Tear Down
2:30pm – 4:00pmConcurrent Workshops #9
Track #2Creating Community in Mental Health Practice 
Track #3
Track #4Utilizing an Alliance-Based Clinical Supervision Model to Support Effective PsyR Practice
Track #5Public Policy for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Track #6Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Recovery in a Global Context
4:00pmConference Concludes