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Monday, June 5 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Breaking Through Legal Barriers

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This presentation will first address the recovery components important to successful re-entry and recovery.We will discuss the importance of emotional intelligence and self-management strategies. A strength based approach is explored as is self-advocacy with civility. Finally, we will look at practical steps to help peers in the areas of employment, housing, higher education and social capital.

Learning Objectives:
1. Learn the key components to re-entry recovery.
2. Learn about increasing emotional intelligence and civility and using a strength based approach,with peers re-entering.
3. Learn practical steps to help peers with criminal records to find employment, housing, higher education, and social supports. 

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Mike Weaver

Mike Weaver is an Advanced Level Wrap Facilitator and a Peer Support Facilitator. He is Co-Chair of the International Association of Peer Supporters and a past member of the NAMI Board of Directors. He is the author of a peer support manual, "Helping Others Heal". After a successful... Read More →

Monday June 5, 2017 3:30pm - 5:00pm

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