Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call, August 28, 2014


August 8, 2014 Communication Alert:


Please plan to join on August 28, 2014 for our next Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call! Our theme this year is "Recovery in Motion." These educational forums place an emphasis on sharing successful tools and strategies for wellness. Additionally, each month we will emphasize different system partners with whom we can join together to strengthen our recovery process. This month's focus is "Sculpting Our Relationships!"

Individuals are welcome to dial in from a personal phone or from home. However, if dialing in from an agency or other organization, to help reduce the cost, please gather and dial-in together. Remember to provide the moderator with your name, the agency you are representing (if applicable), and the number of persons listening in from your location.


DATE: August 28, 2014

TIME: 10:00am - 11:30am [Note: Please dial in no earlier than 9:45am, per audio-conferencing regulations]

TOPIC: Sculpting Our Relationships!

OBJECTIVES: Participants will learn four steps in sculpting relationships (reframe, reconnect, release, reclaim); tools to assist in sculpting healthy relationships; and where to access helpful information.

DIAL-IN NUMBER: 1-800-398-9386

ACCESS CODE: (None Required)

MEETING TITLE: Recovery & Empowerment Statewide Call

SPEAKERS: Cindy Mayhew, Patricia Lindquist and Idatyna Zarecky

You will be on hold with music until the host opens the conference call. If you have any questions or require additional assistance, please press "0" from your phone during the audio conference.

As a courtesy to others and to improve sound quality, please mute your phone when not speaking.


Note: These calls have been held monthly since 2007, and were formerly known as "consumer education and support statewide call-ins."

For all persons living with mental health conditions and receiving mental health services, this call is for you! The call contains specific information relative to consumers of mental health services. This call is uniquely and specifically designed to provide education and support for all individuals participating in publicly funded mental health services in Illinois.


Staff are welcome to listen in as well. However, the primary purpose of the call is to ensure that individuals participating in services have an opportunity to receive information, ask questions, and provide input.