Lima UMADAOP 2021 Fall Conference

AGENDA

Wednesday, September 15 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. General Session Open: Myrtle Boykin Lighton, Lima UMADAOP Invocation: Greetings: Lori Cris, Director, OhioMHAS Philip D. Atkins, PhD, LICDC-CS, OCPC, Executive Director, Mental Health & Recovery Board of Union County Welcome: Sharetta Smith, Chief of Staff, City of Lima Introduction of the Speaker: Myrtle Boykin Lighton, Lima UMADAOP Keynote: Using Your Voice Speaker: Ohio State Representative Paula Hicks Hudson (D-44) Break 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Workshop Session One 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Workshop 1A Addressing Client Resistance: Recognition and Processing Presenter: Michael Johnson Workshop 1B Mental Health Awareness – Signs, Symp- toms and the Impact of Stigma Presenter: Ayme McCain, Director of Prevention and Community Engagement for Recovery Resources Workshop 1C The Role of Key Stakeholders in the Battle Against Suicide in the Black Community Presenter: Kamesha Spates, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Sociology Department of Sociology, Kent State University Break 12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Luncheon / Keynote September 15, 2021 | 12:30 p.m. Greetings: Myrtle Boykin Lighton, Lima UMADAOP Blessing of the Meal: Reggie Coley, Lima UMADAOP Introduction of Speaker: Myrtle Boykin Lighton, Lima UMADAOP Speaker: Brandon Johnson Keynote: Pulling Back the Layers: How Racism and Dis- crimination impacts Suicide Prevention Workshop Session Two September 15, 2021 | 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Workshop 2A: Working with your County Mental Health and Addiction Board Presenter: Philip D. Atkins, PhD, LICDC-CS, OCPC, Executive Director, Mental Health & Recovery Board of

Union County

Workshop 2B What, Why, and How: Three questions of the Prevention Credentialing process Presenter: Jennifer Benson, B.A., OCPC, ICPS, Ohio Certi- fied Prevention Consultant Workshop 2C Gambling and the Community Based Process Presenter: George A. Hicks III OCPC, ICPS Break 3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Workshop Session Three 3:45 – 5:15 p.m. Workshop 3A Trauma Informed Family Engagement Presenter: Rejeana Haynes, LISW-S Workshop 3B The importance of listening to our youth Presenter: LaShanna Alfred Workshop 3C Clinical Justice” For Black Men & Boys in The Age of Mass Incarceration and Mass Trauma Presenter: Jewel Woods, MA, MSW, LISW-S, Founder and Clinical Director of Male Behavioral Health, LLC General Session Keynote: September 16, 2021 | 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Greetings: Marcell King, Lima UMADAOP Introduction of the Speaker: Marcell King, Lima UMADA- OP Speaker: Dr. Steve Perry Topic: Cause and Cure Break 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Workshop Session Four September 16, 2021 | 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Workshop 4A Ain’t Nothing Wrong With Him Presenter: Alfred “Coach” Powell Workshop 4B Diversity and Strategies for Culturally Adapt- ing Evidence-Based Interventions Presenter: Charde’ Hollins, Relevant Connections, LLC Workshop 4C Evidence vs. Culture: Advocating for Cultural- ly-Responsive Interventions

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