Youth Rx Abuse – SPF-PFS

Local Non-Opioid Pain Therapeutics Seminar

Breathe Yoga and Wellness, Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge physicians, local psychologists, and licensed massage therapists have created a seminar for practitioners that will clarify the practical use of complementary therapies available in Burke County for the purpose of broadening treatment options for patients who experience sub-acute and chronic pain. For details on the seminar…

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Youth Health Coalition

Burke Recovery is launching the Burke County’s first youth health coalition! Youth will work together to improve the health of the community. They will  tackle issues like nutrition, drug use prevention, and creating safe and healthy places to work and play in Burke County. Youth will prioritize the health needs of the County and work…

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Partners Health Summit: Struggling with Opioid Addiction

Learn how to help people who struggle with opioid addiction and other substance use disorders at this free educational conference, sponsored by Partners Behavioral Health Management. Learn more and register HERE. This special event will provide training on: Challenges of overcoming opioid addiction How to help people avoid addiction How to support loved ones in…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes July 29 2016

Forty-five people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, July 29, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. BSAN member Dorian Palmer offered the invocation. Joseph Marks, Executive Director at Burke Recovery, welcomed the group requested updates from the group: Montreat College –  Mike Davis, Director of Admissions for Montreat College, announced that the…

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Recovery Rally Seeks Sponsors

September is National Recovery Month and BSAN is seeking Sponsors for our first annual Recovery Rally! We are asking for partner  agencies’ and local companies’ support so that we can celebrate and spread the message that people DO ACHIEVE SUSTAINED RECOVERY from mental health concerns, alcohol, drugs, and other life challenges. Sponsorship levels are to…

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Recovery Rally Sat Sept 18

September is National Recovery Month! Join us as we celebrate and spread the message that people DO ACHIEVE SUSTAINED RECOVERY from mental health concerns, alcohol, drugs, and other life challenges. Speakers! Live music! Free food! Wall of Recovery! Games for kids and more! FREE EVENT! Saturday, September 18 // 2-6pm // Downtown Morganton Historic Courthouse…

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Save the Date: Partners Health Summit on October 14, 2016

Learn how to help people who struggle with opioid addiction and other substance use disorders at this free educational conference, sponsored by Partners Behavioral Health Management. This special event will provide training on: *   Early identification of substance use disorders *   How to help people (especially teenagers) avoid addiction *   Addiction treatment options *   How…

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BSAN Meeting Notes – June 24, 2016

BSAN Meeting Minutes, June 24, 2016 Forty-six people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, June 24, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Matikia Robinson from Burke Recovery offered the invocation. Joseph Marks, Executive Director at Burke Recovery, welcomed the group requested updates from the group: Project Lazarus – Richard Owensby of Table…

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April 2016 BSAN Meeting Minutes

Forty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, April 29, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Derrick Reynolds, Board Member at Flynn Recovery Community, offered the invocation. Joseph Marks, Community Relations Director at Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and presented a few updates as central to our coalition’s mission: The News Herald…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes – March 2016

Fifty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Thursday, March 25 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks asked BSAN members for updates: Peer Support Specialists Needed – Tristan Killian mentioned the upcoming April 1st commencement of the current Flynn Recovery Community residents. He announced that the integrated hub’s PQA Healthcare, Inc.…

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