Monday, April 25, 2022 Pre-conference

8 am – Noon:
Intro to Problem Gambling for Peer and Recovery Coaches (Part I) – Presented by Tana Russell, SUDP, NCTTP, WSCGC-II (Available virtually or in person)
Financial Therapy for Counselors – Presented by Dave Jetson, MS, LPC-MH, LCPC, QMHP (available in person only)

12 – 1 pm: Lunch break

1 – 5 pm:
Behavioral Health Stressors and Culturally Competent Approaches – Presented by Priscila Giamassi, MPM, Maxine Henry, MSW, MBA, Susie Villalobos, PhD, and Ruth Yanez, MSW (available in person only)
Neuroscience Basis of Pathological Gambling, Recovery, and Relapse – Presented by Darryl Inaba, PharmD, CATC-V, CADC-III (Available virtually or in person)

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 Pre-conference

8 am – Noon:
Intro to Problem Gambling for Peer and Recovery Coaches (Part II) – Presented by Tana Russell, SUDP, NCTTP, WSCGC-II (Available virtually or in person)
TransVisible: Conscious Inclusion of Gender Diverse Professionals and Clients in Problem Gambling – Presented by River McKenzie, BA, QMHA and Oblio Stroyman, M.Ed, MFT, QMHP (available in person only)

12 – 1 pm: Lunch break

1 – 5 pm:
Ethics in the Digital Clinical World – Presented by Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC (Available virtually or in person)
Creating Meaningful and Effective Problem Gambling Prevention Messages – Presented by Francie Winters, CPS (available in person only)

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 Main Conference

7 – 8:15 am: Registration and Breakfast

7:15 – 8:15 am: Bonus session
Breath and the Brain – Presented by Francie Winters, CPS and Jay Winters

8:30 – 10 am: Keynote
Increasing Acceptance of Gambling: Focus on Sports Betting as a Social Norm – Presented by Tim Fong, MD

10 – 10:15 am: Break

10:15 – 11:45 am: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
How Gambling Disorder Impacts Physical and Mental Health – Presented by Tim Fong, MD
Prevention Best Practices – Presented by Andy Cartmill, BS, CPS and Clair Raujol, CPS
Recovery Coaching Basics (Part I) – Presented by Stacy Charpentier, RCP, CPRS

11:45 am – 12:15 pm: Lunch/Announcements

12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch Plenary
African Drumming for Therapy – Presented by Javoen Byrd, MA

1:15 – 1:30 pm: Break

1:30 – 2:30 pm: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
The Future is Now: A Look at Cryptocurrency, Day Trading, and Sports Wagering in the 21st Century – Presented by Panel: James Syphax, OCPS, CDCA and Dan Trolaro, MS
COVID-19 Impact Survey of Adult Oregonians: Changes in Gambling Behavior – Presented by Greta Coe and Jeff Marotta, PhD
The Final Bet: Tracking the Progression of Addictive Gambling – Presented by John Ackley, CADC-II, CGAC-II
Recovery Coaching Basics (Part II) – Presented by Stacy Charpentier, RCP, CPRS

2:30 – 2:45 pm: Break

2:45 – 3:45 pm: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Occupational Factors in the Development of Treatment of Gambling Addiction – Presented by Marti Paulson, RN, CARN, MSOP and Jeff Wasserman, JD, ICGC-I, CPRS
Peering into the Future: Post Pandemic Trends in Recovery Coaching – Presented by Panel: Kitty Martz, CGRM, CGAC-II, Nate Peterson, CGAC-II, CADC-II, QMHA, and Brian Ward, CGRM
Recovery Coaching Basics (Part III) – Presented by Stacy Charpentier, RCP, CPRS

3:45 – 4 pm: Break

4 – 5 pm: Afternoon Plenary
Model Minority or Problem Gambler: Deconstructing Contradictory Asian American Personas – Presented by Tam Dinh, PhD, LICSW

Thursday, April 28, 2022 Main Conference

7 – 8:15 am: Registration and Breakfast

8:30 – 10 am: Keynote
Advocacy: Even Small Steps Lead to Big Changes When We Step Up Together – Presented by Maureen Greeley, BS

10 – 10:15 am: Break

10:15 – 11:45 am: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Family Dynamics in Counseling (Part I) – Presented by Tanya Friese, MSW, LICSW, LADC
Facilitator Curriculum Training: Integrating Problem Gambling Education into MH/SUD Treatment Groups – Presented by Tana Russell, SUDP, NCTTP, WSCGC-II
Recovery Coaching Basics (Part IV) – Presented by Stacy Charpentier, RCP, CPRS

11:45 am – 12:15 pm: Lunch/Announcements

12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch Plenary
Up on the High Wire: Promoting Resiliency During Tough Times – Presented by Sally Spencer-Thomas, PhD

1:15 – 1:30 pm: Break

1:30 – 2:30 pm: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Wellness Workout: Create a Mental Fitness Plan – Presented by Sally Spencer-Thomas, PhD
Family Dynamics in Counseling (Part II) – Presented by Denise Quirk, MA, MFT, LCADC, CPGC-S, ICGC-II, BACC
Recovery Coaching Basics (Part V) – Presented by Stacy Charpentier, RCP, CPRS

2:30 – 2:45 pm: Break

2:45 – 3:45 pm: Afternoon Plenary
Mechanism of Addiction and Recovery: Understanding the Pathway and the Process – Presented by Carlo DiClemente, PhD

Conference Schedule-at-a-Glance and Registration Brochure is available here.