Monthly Meetings

Our next monthly meeting will be on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.

11:30 am – Networking
12:00 pm – Program

Recovery Resource Council

2700 Airport Freeway

Fort Worth, Texas  76111

Please make plans to join us for lunch and one hour CEU.

WC_logo_horiz-page-001Special thanks to our lunch sponsor!

Program
“What the Research Really Says About 12-Steps Fellowships and Why They Work”

Presenter
Mandy Baker, MS, LCDC

Amanda K.  (Mandy) Baker, MS, LCDC is the Co-Founder and Clinical Director of Windhaven Counseling Center, LLC.  In addition, she owes Mandy Baker Consulting, LLC where she works as a consultant to the addiction treatment industry specializing in compliance and risk management issues and quality management, administrative team building, and program/curriculum development.

She formerly served as the Vice President of Clinical Services at Origins Recovery Centers, where she oversaw all clinical programs covering 5 levels of care in four facilities.  Mandy joined the Origins team after serving as the Managing Director of The Ranch at Dove Tree. During her time at the Ranch at Dove Tree she oversaw the creation of programming targeted exclusively for the treatment of young adults.

Formerly the Associate Director for Grants and Special Projects at the nationally recognized Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery (CSAR), she served as the lead project manager for the CSAR’s efforts to implement recovery support systems at institutions of higher education across the nation With her colleagues at Texas Tech, Mandy managed the development of multiple recovery support systems at colleges and universities across the nation. Their work sparked the Recovery Campus movement which has significantly impacted the ways in which college and universities address addiction and support recovery on their campuses. Her deep understanding and study of the 18-27 year old demographic has resulted in numerous publications in academic journals, books, curricula, and popular press outlets.