The 2nd Annual Virginia Collegiate Recovery Conference will take place in Richmond, VA on March 27-28. The conference brings together professionals, faculty, staff, and students from around the country involved in the collegiate recovery movement.
Highlights this year include keynote speaker Ivana Grahovac, Executive Director of Transforming Youth Recovery, and a performance by Recovery Comedian Jay Armstrong.
To learn more about the conference and to register, please visit www.collegiatesrecover.org
So far we will have a presence from the following Universities and Collegiate Recovery Programs at the conference:
Virginia Commonwealth University - Rams in Recovery
George Mason University - ARMS (Addiction Recovery for Mason Students)
Longwood University - Longwood Recovers
George Washington University - Students for Recovery
University of Virginia - Hoos in Recovery
Loyola - Cardoner
Georgetown University - Center for Personal Development
University of North Carolina Wilmington - CRC Hawks
West Virginia University
Sweet Briar College
West Carolina University
North Carolina A & T
University of North Carolina Pembroke
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
The VCRC is made possible by the John Henry Watkins Foundation, The Chris Atwood Foundation, and a team of dedicated professionals in Richmond who have given of their time to improve the lives of students in recovery:
Thomas Bannard, Shelter Operations Manager at CARITAS
Linda Hancock, FNP, PhD, Director, VCU's Wellness Resource Center (The Well)
Barbara Burke, LCSW, Director of Adolescent Programs, Family Counseling Center for Recovery
Bob Sangster, Certified Recovery Coach, The FROG Houses
Kevin Doyle, Ed.D., LPC, LSATP, Assistant Professor and Coordinator, Counselor Education
Program, Longwood University.
Kristen K Donovan, MPH, Assistant Director for Substance Abuse Prevention, VCU Wellness Center
Thank so much for your hard work!