Thursday August 8, join us for Talk Recovery Radio, we discuss what is Recovery Capital and the Recovery Capital Conference of Canada. A two day addiction recovery conference being held in New Westminster BC on September 6th and 7th, Part of Recovery Week BC.
Jessica Cooksey, Conference Committee Member, talks recovery with us, followed by personal story with Ryan D, a person in long term recovery, who overcame addiction.
What is Recovery Capital – a focus on the development of social capital (such as healthy and stable relationships), material capital (such as finances and accommodation), human capital (mental and physical health, skills, and employment) and cultural capital (values, beliefs, and attitudes)
Leading the change in care for mental health and addiction, the Recovery Capital Conference of Canada will feature leading international researchers, clinicians, and policymakers who will provide evidence-based clinical knowledge gained through decades of care.
The Recovery Capital Conference of Canada will feature leading international researchers, clinicians, and policymakers who will provide evidence-based clinical knowledge gained through decades of care.
Emerging research supports the concept that Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care demonstrate improved mental and physical health, improved quality of life, pro-social behavior, and a dramatic reduction in human and financial cost to the community.
This Canadian Conferences will engage delegates in the collaborative practice of solution-focused care for people and their families, supported by paraprofessionals, peers, and mutual support systems. Delegates will learn how Recovery Capital can involve conventional medical model practices and community-based interdisciplinary services work.
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