2019 POCC Conference

June 27th - June 28th, 2018

The Pool of Consumer Champions (POCC) is proud to announce the Eighth Annual POCC Conference for and by mental health consumer leaders. We invite all mental health providers, consumers and family members to submit a workshop proposal. All workshops will be 60 minutes. Learning from each other is a clear example of self-help, mutuality and the principles of recovery in action. The POCC’s philosophy is “Nothing About Us Without Us.” Each POCC Conference offers in-depth workshops about consumer/survivor delivered services and self-help/recovery approaches.

Topic Areas for Workshops

  • History of the Consumer Movement
  • Recovery, Research and Advocacy
  • Holistic Mind Body and Soul Approaches
  • Culturally , Linguistically, Responsive & Inclusive  Approaches
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma informed Approaches
  • Peer Workforce & Certification
  • Stigma and Discrimination Reduction
  • Transforming the Criminal Justice System
  • Housing Initiatives
  • Consumer Rights Advocacy
  • System Change
  • Policy Advocacy

 

Event Documents:

Save The Date Flyer

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2019 POCC Conference Call For Presentations

The Pool of Consumer Champions (POCC) is proud to announce the 8th Annual POCC Conference for and by mental health consumer leaders. We invite all mental health providers, consumers and family members to submit a workshop proposal. All workshops will be 60 minutes. Learning from each other is a clear example of self-help, mutuality and the principles of recovery in action. The POCC’s philosophy is “Nothing About Us Without Us.” Each POCC Conference offers in-depth workshops about consumer/survivor delivered services and self-help/recovery approaches.

The POCC 2019 Conference Committee is seeking presentations in the following topic areas:
  • History of the Consumer Movement

  • Recovery, Research and Advocacy

  • Holistic Mind Body and Soul Approaches/p>

  • Culturally , Linguistically, Responsive & Inclusive Approaches

  • Spirituality

  • Trauma informed Approaches

  • Peer Workforce & Certification/p>

  • Stigma and Discrimination Reduction

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Call for POCC Award Nominations

Deadline for submissions of nominations is June 1, 2019

The Pool of Consumer champions (POCC) Planning committee is now accepting nominations for outstanding achievement in the categories below for the Awards Segment of the 2019 POCC Training and Awards Banquet.

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