Join the local Ephrata community in celebration of recovery!
We are excited to host our first annual Recovery Day for the Ephrata area on September 14, from 11-3 at Grater Memorial Park. There will be food trucks, addiction and recovery resources, a recovery speaker, and more. Join us for this FREE, family friendly, fun event to celebrate that WE DO RECOVER.
Kevin McCauley, is a qualified medical doctor and he focuses the important question about addiction: “Is it really a “disease?” This video essay, filmed in high-definition and recipient of NAATP’s Michael Q. Ford Journalism Award 2010, presents the arguments for and against this question. Reviewing all the latest research about addiction along the way. Uses the spectacular landscape of Utah’s State and National Parks to describe the brain areas involved in addiction, turns complex neuroscientific concepts into easy-to-understand visual images that will help people in recovery feel better understood, and their families and friends feel hope that recovery is possible.
We are also hosting a NARCAN training, Q&A and free kits available to anyone who needs them.