NC EAPA is excited to share our Annual Conference will be in-person!

Location: Marriott Winston-Salem, 425 Cherry Street, Winston Salem, NC 27101

Date: May 18 – 20, 2022

Hotel Reservations: Book your group rate for NC Employee Assistance Professionals Association

Last Day to Book: Tuesday, April 26, 2022!

Conference Registration can be found on the conference tab and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Participants can obtain up to 17.5 PDHs by attending the following speaker sessions:

Annual Conference Schedule

Wednesday

10:00am – 11:00am –  Conference Registration

11:00am – 11:15am –  Welcome and Opening Remarks

11:15am – 12:45pm – Jon Murphy – Keynote – Vicarious Trauma & Compassion Fatigue: Pathways to Self-Care
Lunch, awards, keynote

12:45pm – 1:00pm –  Break in Exhibit Hall

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Plenary –  Kristen Rantala- EAPA 2022: Future Focus

2:00pm – 2:15pm –  Break in Exhibit Hall

2:15pm – 3:45pm
Track A – Dr. Renee’ Evans – EAP From Past to Present: Refresher Part 1
Track B –  Dr. Warren – Special Considerations When Counseling Law Enforcement & Other Safety Sensitive Employees

3:45pm – 4:00pm –  Break in Exhibit Hall

4:00pm – 5:30pm
Track A – Renee’ Evans – EAP From Past to Present: Refresher Part 2
Track B – Dr. Warren – When is a Fitness for Duty Evaluation Needed? Medico-Legal Considerations

5:30pm –  DINNER ON YOUR OWN

Thursday
7:45am – 8:15am –  Conference Registration
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8:00am – 8:15am – Welcome Remarks

8:15am – 9:45am –  Dr. White – Welcome to the Wizard of OZ: Incorporating Diversion & Inclusion in Your Workplace
Plenary

9:45am – 10:00am –  Break in Exhibit Hall

10:00am – 11:30am
Track A –  Dr. White – Microaggressions: An Obstacle in the Workplace or an Opportunity for Growth?
Track B –  Todd Redden – Ethics of Grace: Going Beyond Rules, Rights & Responsibilities

11:30am – 1:00pm –  LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
Networking

1:00pm – 2:00pm
Plenary –  Todd Redden – Leadership Best Practices in a Post-Pandemic Era

2:00pm – 2:15pm –  Break in Exhibit Hall

2:15pm – 3:45pm
Track A –  Bob Martin & Edward Hammett – Underwriting MAT for EAP
Track B –  Angie Miller

3:45pm – 4:00pm –  Break in Exhibit Hall

4:00pm – 5:30pm
Track A –  Bob Martin & Edward Hammett – Diversion in the Healthcare Workplace
Track B –  Jim Porter -The Zen of Time Management

5:30pm –  DINNER ON YOUR OWN

Friday
7:45am – 8:00am –  Registration
Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8:00am – 9:00am –  Chapter Business Meeting

9:00am – 10:30am –  Jim Porter – How to Teach Mindfulness Techniques to EAP Clients
Plenary

10:30 – 10:45am –  Break

10:45am – 12:15pm –  Jon Murphy – Communication Styles
Plenary

12:15pm –  Wrap Up

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