Riley's Wish Lecture Series

Register online $25 Early Bird Special

September 29, 2017, 9:00am to 3:00pm

Opening Panel- 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Margaret Sisson, Teresa Johnston, MA, LPC, MAC and Young Adult

Kenneth Minkoff, MD 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Changing the World: Welcoming, Integrated Systems for People with Co-occurring MH and SUD conditions

Lunch Break 12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Patrick McGrath, Ph.D. 12:30 PM – 2:00PM
SUD mental health and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
and Neurobiology
Discussion Panel 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Margaret Sisson, Austin Brown, MSW, Dr. Minkoff and Dr. McGrath
Serving clients with co-occurring issues and providing family support

Contact Michael Polacek at or (470) 578-4949 for any additional questions.

Past Workshops

The Importance of Relationship, Sociocultural underpinnings of the Opiod Epidemic and MAT

The DRUG-FREE Schools and Community Act: Biennial Review

The Spectrum of Responses to Alcohol and Other Drug Use: An Institution of Higher Education’s Experience

Hungry for Community: Applying a 12 step Approach to an Eating Disorder Community

Resistance is Futile

Higher Education and Recovery Schools

Technology, Internet, and Addiction

Threshold between Alcohol, Other Drugs and Sexual Assault