A person in recovery with 31 years of professional and personal experience in the addiction and mental health field. Has moved from the streets (homelessness) to stability (increased capacity to make healthy choices; live and be reasonably happy with unresolved problems; and to accept myself unconditionally). Has obtained a BA in Psychology with a Minor in Social Welfare from Winston Salem State University. Currently employed as a Team Lead with the Empowerment Project- A street outreach and short term Case Management Program for people who are homeless and living with a mental health and\or substance use experience.
2:00 PM–3:15 PM Feb 21, 2019 (US - Pacific)