City Crosswalk

Schedule

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The timings of the sessions show in eastern daylight time (EDT). If you have any questions do drop us an email or chat message.

*Please note the schedule is subject to changes as we finalize the line-up.

 

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Opening Remarks

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

We welcome you to the conference and hear opening remarks from Dawn Tyus, EdD, and Kelly Moselle

 

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hear from Dr. Onaje Salim

Spirituality and Health in the Context of the New Normal

Keynote

Track Sessions

BREAK

​10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Jessica Frazier, Human Trafficking & COVID

  • Dr. Monty Burks,  Access to Recovery through Faith-Based Collaborations: A top-down, strategic approach, to equip communities of faith

​11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Time for a break from sitting down, take a walk if you can, and grab a drink (hot, cold, long or short). We'll be back in a hour.

Track Session

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Deborah Teplow, Tiny Habits: From Small Steps to Big Success

Track Session

Track Session

12:45 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Jim Seckman, Recognizing Addiction in the Congregation

4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Seth Harris,  Continuous, Conscious Surrender: A 12 Steps Deep Dive

  • Debonee Morgan, Silence is Golden: The Importance of Contemplation, Prayer and Meditation in Recovery

Thur, July 15
 
Plenary

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pastor Ron Baptiste, Faith-Based Congregations & the Recovery Community

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • James Campbell, Symptoms, Stereotypes, & Stigma of Substance Use Disorders

  • Jerria Martin, Proverbs 22.6: Adolescent OUD's 101

Lunch Break

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Dr. Elizabeth Hulford, "Why am I still here?" Facilitating Spiritual Awakening in Recovery

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Pamela Morgan, Addiction in the Church: Bridging the Gap Between Christianity and Recovery

Track Sessions

2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Charles Bell, Spirituality and Religion in Recovery; an objective, dogmatic & experiential approach

Fri, July 24         
 
 

Track Sessions

Track Sessions

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Dr. Lucy Cannon, The Danger of Methamphetamine Users; A Closer look at this Addictive Drug and Treatment Implications

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Barbara Anderson, The Eye of the Hawk: The Spirituality of Forgiveness

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Laura Ware, Eliminating stigma related to mental illnesses and substance use disorders in the church?

LUNCH BREAK

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Planery

1:00 PM - 2:30 pm

Dr. Davine Ricks, Selfcare: The #1 Essential to Effective Leadership

Closing Remarks

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Questions about our schedule? Feel free to reach out!

Who Should Attend AIIR?

This conference will bring together an impressive array of faith leaders and substance use professionals to create a one-of-a-kind experience. Speakers will be covering a wide range of SUD topics, which means there’s really something for everyone to discover.

 

 Attendees may include: 

Inter-faith leaders and counselors • Recovery Community • Healthcare professionals • Paraprofessionals • Students • SUD professionals • Prevention Coalitions

 

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Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Opening Remarks

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

We welcome you to the conference and hear opening remarks from Dawn Tyus, EdD, and Kelly Moselle

 

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hear from Dr. Onaje Salim

Spirituality and Health in the Context of the New Normal

Keynote

Track Sessions

BREAK

​10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Jessica Frazier, Human Trafficking & COVID

  • Dr. Monty Burks,  Access to Recovery through Faith-Based Collaborations: A top-down, strategic approach, to equip communities of faith

​11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Time for a break from sitting down, take a walk if you can, and grab a drink (hot, cold, long or short). We'll be back in a hour.

Track Session

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Deborah Teplow, Tiny Habits: From Small Steps to Big Success

Track Session

Track Session

12:45 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Jim Seckman, Recognizing Addiction in the Congregation

4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Seth Harris,  Continuous, Conscious Surrender: A 12 Steps Deep Dive

  • Debonee Morgan, Silence is Golden: The Importance of Contemplation, Prayer and Meditation in Recovery

Thur, July 15
 
Plenary

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pastor Ron Baptiste, Faith-Based Congregations & the Recovery Community

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • James Campbell, Symptoms, Stereotypes, & Stigma of Substance Use Disorders

  • Jerria Martin, Proverbs 22.6: Adolescent OUD's 101

Lunch Break

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Dr. Elizabeth Hulford, "Why am I still here?" Facilitating Spiritual Awakening in Recovery

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Pamela Morgan, Addiction in the Church: Bridging the Gap Between Christianity and Recovery

Track Sessions

2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Charles Bell, Spirituality and Religion in Recovery; an objective, dogmatic & experiential approach

Fri, July 24         
 
 

Track Sessions

Track Sessions

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Dr. Lucy Cannon, The Danger of Methamphetamine Users; A Closer look at this Addictive Drug and Treatment Implications

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Barbara Anderson, The Eye of the Hawk: The Spirituality of Forgiveness

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Laura Ware, Eliminating stigma related to mental illnesses and substance use disorders in the church?

LUNCH BREAK

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Planery

1:00 PM - 2:30 pm

Dr. Davine Ricks, Selfcare: The #1 Essential to Effective Leadership

Closing Remarks

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Questions about our schedule? Feel free to reach out!

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021

Opening Remarks

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

We welcome you to the conference and hear opening remarks from Dawn Tyus, EdD, and Kelly Moselle

 

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Hear from Dr. Onaje Salim

Spirituality and Health in the Context of the New Normal

Keynote

15 min Stretch Break

Track Sessions

BREAK

​10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Jessica Frazier, Human Trafficking & COVID

  • Dr. Monty Burks,  Access to Recovery through Faith-Based Collaborations: A top-down, strategic approach, to equip communities of faith

​11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Time for a break from sitting down, take a walk if you can, and grab a drink (hot, cold, long or short). We'll be back in a hour.

Track Session

12:45 PM - 2:15 PM

  • James Campbell, Symptoms, Stereotypes, & Stigma of Substance Use Disorders

Track Session

12:45 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Jim Seckman, Recognizing Addiction in the Congregation

15 min Stretch Break

Track Session

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Selena Coleman, Effective Tools for Improvements in the Dynamics of Client-Therapy Engagement

15 min Stretch Break

Track Session

4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Seth Harris,  Continuous, Conscious Surrender: A 12 Steps Deep Dive

  • Debonee Morgan, Silence is Golden: The Importance of Contemplation, Prayer and Meditation in Recovery

15 min Stretch Break

Thur, July 15
 
Plenary

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Pastor Ron Baptiste, Faith-Based Congregations & the Recovery Community

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Deborah Teplow, Tiny Habits: From Small Steps to Big Success

  • Jerria Martin, Proverbs 22.6: Adolescent OUD's 101

Lunch Break

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Dr. Elizabeth Hulford, "Why am I still here?" Facilitating Spiritual Awakening in Recovery

Track Sessions

1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Pamela Morgan, Addiction in the Church: Bridging the Gap Between Christianity and Recovery

15 min Stretch Break

Track Sessions

2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Charles Bell, Spirituality and Religion in Recovery; an objective, dogmatic & experiential approach

Fri, July 16        
 
 

Track Sessions

Track Sessions

9:00 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Dr. Lucy Cannon, The Danger of Methamphetamine Users; A Closer look at this Addictive Drug and Treatment Implications

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Barbara Anderson, The Eye of the Hawk: The Spirituality of Forgiveness

15 min Stretch Break

Track Sessions

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

  • Laura Ware, Eliminating stigma related to mental illnesses and substance use disorders in the church?

LUNCH BREAK

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM

Plenary

Closing Remarks

1:00 PM - 2:30 pm

Dr. Davine Ricks, Selfcare: The #1 Essential to Effective Leadership

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Questions about our schedule? Feel free to reach out!

Continuing Educations Units

The entire conference offers 17.5 hrs. You must attend the entire conference for all hours. 

CEUs Approved:

  • LMFT - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists

  • GACA - Georgia Addiction Counselors Association

  • LPCA - Licensed Professional Counselor Association of GA

  • GSCSW - Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work