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Upcoming Trainings and Events

September 2014
September is Recovery Month
Find a Wyoming Recovery Month event here:
Rockin' for Recovery--Celebrate National Recovery Month
   September 13, Cheyenne, WY
   3:30 - 7:00 p.m. Lions Park Amphitheater 
   Free concert by Calling the Restless, family games, recovery speakers.
   Food for sale.  Public and families welcome to attend.
Fremont County Recovery Month Event
  September 13, Lander, WY
    10:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm.
     Lion's Shelter at the Lander City Park
      (Bus leaves Riverton City Park at 9:15 to go to the event)
     Fun for families and friends.  Door prizes, lunch.
     Click Here to download more information (pdf flyer)
Alumni Celebration and Recovery Public
  September 13, Sheridan, WY
    11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
     VOA campus, 360 College Meadow Drive
     Open to the public.  Guest speakers, music, door prizes, fun.
     Food offered.
     More information here: 
     Or contact Volunteers of America Northern Rockies at (307) 673-2510.
5K Color Run
  September 13, Rock Springs, WY
  10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
   Southwest Counseling Service, 2300 Foothill Blvd.
  Join the Voices for Recovery following the Color Run for BBQ and Music!
  To register and get more information Click Here
2014 Behavioral Health Services Workshop
"Improving Community Systems and Outcomes, Looking to the Future"
September 16 - 17
Cheyenne, Wyoming
For information and to register: 
Word Raising
  September 18, Cheyenne, WY 
  7:00 p.m. Highlands Presbyterian Church, 2390 Pattison Ave.
  Public invited.  Tickets are $10.  The event highlights stories of recovery by persons in addiction recovery, mental health histories, and suicide
  More information at or (307) 421-7261   
Stomp Out Stigma 5k and Block Party
   September 20, Laramie, WY
   5K walk or run: Registration at 9:00, 5k at 10:00 a.m.
   Block Party 11:00 to noon
   The green by fraternity and sorority row
   Cost for 5K is $10:00 (for t-shirt and lunch)
   Block Party is free: lots of fund for students, family and friends
   More info and to register:
   or to register online:
Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)(r) Facilitator Training
   September 22 - 26, 2014
   Casper, Wyoming
   Application is here:
   For information contact the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery at or at (802) 254-5335
The Anonymous People
   September 23, Cheyenne, WY
   7:00 p.m. Highlands Presbyterian Church, 2390 Pattison Ave.
   Free showing.  This feature documentary highlights people living in long term recovery.
   More information:
FASD: Prevention & Intervention
    September 23, Casper, WY
    9:00 - 5:00
    Open to providers.  No cost.
    For information and to register: 
NAMIWalk Wyoming
   September 27, Casper, WY
   To register and for more information:
Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR)
  Cheyenne: September 24
  Laramie: September 26
  Registration, information and hotel info:
   There is a discount for early registrations.
   For more information and other trainings visit 
October 2014
3rd Annual Cajun Fest
   October 3, 2014, Cheyenne, WY
   For information about tickets and the event, please visit
   of call (307) 421-7261
National Peer Specialist Conference
   October 11 - 14, Atlanta, GA 
CIT International Conference
  Crisis Intervention Team 
  October 13-15, 2014, Monterey, CA 

MEGA 2014
   October 16 & 17, Laramie, WY 
   Contact the WGCDD for information
Alternatives 2014
   October 22 - 26, Orlando, FL
   Or contact Susan Rogers at




Last updated 9/9/2014  jj