Our speakers will be sharing their experiences, strategies and knowledge. Who are you going to watch?

Proudly supported by

Andrew Ameen

Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling

Marisa Beard MA, LAC

Director of Addiction Enhancements and Accountability, Louisiana Department of Health

Gregory Below

Director of Helpline Services, LA Association on Compulsive Gambling

Dr. Jeremy L. Blunt PsyD

CEO and Founder, Stitches For Life, Inc.

Richard Bourke

Louisiana Capital Assistance Center (LCAC)

Mary Elizabeth Campbell MEd, MA, MPh, CPS

HIdalgo Health Associates, HIdalgo Health Associates

Kimberly Clark

Author, CEO, Speaker, Motivation From the Heart

Laura Lanier Eisman CPSS

Program Manager, Mental Health America

Teneka Gash PhD, PLPC, RSW

Doctoral Candidate, University of Holy Cross, New Orleans

Chivon Gray

LPC Case Manager, Lucet Health

Sondra Hayes LPC-S, LMFT, LAC

LMAHA-Fisher Project Consultant, Louisiana MHA

Janet Hays

Healing Minds NOLA

Robert Henson

ProgramManager, LA Dept Health Behavioral Health

Barksdale Hortenstine

Orleans Public Defenders

Kyah Iles PSS

Six Feet Above

Natalie Klaus-Rogers CPSS

Manager of Education for the Department of Corretions, Mental Health Association in Delaware

Hon. Steve Leifman

Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Florida

J. Brad McConville

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry School of Medicine, Tulane Internal Medicine & Psychiatry Residency

Janet Miller MS, LAC, CCGC, CCDP-D

Executive Director, LA Association on Compulsive Gambling

Mr. Foley Nash LPC-S, LMFT-BAS

Clinical Director at Healthy Blue of Louisiana, Working at Healthy Blue & in Private Practice

Dr. Shayla Polk, DSW, LCSW

Prevention Systems Manager, LA Governor's Office

Terrance Prout

Special Counsel, Bradley Murchison

Judge Kern Reese

Orleans Parish Civil District Court.

Melinda Robinson

Director of Non-Medicaid and Compliance, Louisiana Office of Behavioral Health

Dr. Ernesha Smith

Owner, Alternative Healing

Alma Stewart Allen

President, Louisiana Center for Health Equity

Colleen Thomas MEd, NCC, LPC-S

Serenity Counseling

Sharae Vicknair, MS, MEd, PLPC

Counselor, TRiO Student Support Services at LSU

Mental Wellness

Quinetta Womack

Deputy Assistant Secretary