CRPA Virtual Conference

On Friday, Jun 10, 2022 from 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM

This is a virtual event using Zoom

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This Conference and Workshop is for the General Public

First Annual Queensborough Community College Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA) Conference: June 10th - 11th, 2022

The Queensborough Community College Continuing Education and Workforce Development department is now accepting concurrent session presentation proposals for its virtual Annual Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA) Conference, scheduled for June 10, 2022, and June 11, 2022.

We are requesting proposals for individual presentations, panels, workshops, or symposiums. The theme of the conference is, “Cultivating New Beginnings through Peer Recovery: Advocating for CRPA Career Pathways in the Post Pandemic Landscape.

Deadline for the Call for Proposals is April 30, 2022, at 11:59pm.

The Continuing Education Department encourages presentations that focus on:

  • The integration of CRPAs in the healthcare field
  • CRPA’s experiences in training
  • The role of CRPAs as the pandemic slows down.
  • Matters related to professional development

Preliminary Conference Program Agenda

Friday, June 10th, 2022

9:00 - 9:30 am: Welcome / Opening Remarks
9:45 - 11:15 am: Keynote Address
11:30 - 12:30 am: Feature presentation Evolution at QCC
12:30 - 1:00 pm: Lunch Break
1:15 - 2:15 pm: Panel of Experts with Q & A
2:15 - 3:15 pm: OPEN FOR SUBMISSION
3:15 - 4:15 pm: IPE style session
4:30 - 5:30 pm: OPEN FOR SUBMISSION

Saturday, June 11th, 2022

9:00 - 10:00 am: OPEN FOR SUBMISSION
10:15 - 11:15 am: OPEN FOR SUBMISSION
11:30 - 12:30 pm: Panel of past graduates
12:30 - 1:00 pm: Closing Remarks

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CRPA Conference

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