Discover Your Pathway to Addiction Recovery
Drug and alcohol addiction impacts virtually everyone in our community.
Family and friends, caregivers, concerned community members, and people
struggling from addiction are invited to join in an evening of sharing and
discovery as we explore pathways to recovery.
Tuesday, January 24 — 5 to 8 p.m.
5 to 6 p.m. - Meet and talk with area alcohol and drug treatment providers
6 to 8 p.m. - Expert panel discussion on understanding treatment and recovery from addiction
Panel Discussion Topics
- Aging: An elderly family member is drinking and falls... again — Finding help
for substance abuse in the aging
- Teens & Drugs: Just found pills in your daughter's room - Addressing prescription drug addiction and
- Fired: Another DUI, positive drug test, or job loss — Guiding
your family back to health
- Pain and Recovery: Navigating pain
management for those with a history of substance use disorder
Rachel Levine, MD
Physician General for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry at the Penn State College of Medicine.
Timothy Gaul, DO
Medical Director of Behavioral Health and Addiction Services at UPMC East, Board-Certified in Family Medicine, Diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine
Lawson Bernstein, MD
Chairman and Medical Director, Department of Psychiatry, UPMC McKeesport
Keirston Parham, CPS, CWF
Recovery and Peer Services Coordinator, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Vanessa Sebetich, MEd
Assistant Director of Community Services, Greenbriar Treatment Center
Sue Soroko, MA
Program Director, Intervention Services, Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services Behavioral Health
Mitchell West, DO, MHA, CPHQ
Gateway Rehabilitation Center