Community Conversation on Opioid Use Disorder (HHS Region 1)

Date: October 19, 2022 Blank space (transparent) for table Format: Webinar Blank space (transparent) for table  

Time: 9:00 AM—11:30 AM EST

or 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST

Blank space (transparent) for table Cost: FREE Blank space (transparent) for table  


Join the New England PTTC in a Community Conversation on Opioid Use Disorder hosted through the Recovery Center of Excellence at the University of Rochester. In this interactive workshop, participants will explore stigma around Opioid Use Disorder through arts and conversation.

A Community Conversation on Opioid Use Disorder is not an "academic - this is what stigma is" training. Really, it is a conversation for people to explore stigma, how we support people with OUD and their families, and how we work together in our communities to reduce stigma. This workshop is highly interactive and discussion-based. We use many portraits and videos to facilitate the conversation. If you want to see some of the portraits, here is a link to our website:


We will hold two sessions of this event to accommodate more people. As you register, you can select the session that works best for your schedule.

  • Morning Session - Wednesday 10/19, 9:00-11:30 am
  • Afternoon Session - Wednesday 10/19, 2:00-4:30 pm


This workshop is intended primarily for participants in rural areas in the New England region (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT); however, remaining spaces may be filled by those living or working in non-rural communities.

After the workshop, participants who may be interested in taking this presentation back to their communities can request information on participating in a train-the-trainer event.


About the webinar: This event is coordinated through the New England Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) in collaboration with the University of Rochester Recovery Center of Excellence (RCOE). This HRSA RCORP RCOE program is supported by the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) of the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $15.7M with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. The New England PTTC is supported through a cooperative agreement with SAMHSA in the US DHHS.

The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by SAMHSA, HRSA, HHS or the US Government.

Starts: Oct. 19, 2022 9:00 am
Ends: Oct. 19, 2022 11:30 am
Registration Deadline
October 18, 2022
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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