Successful Opiate Recovery Strategies


Friday, May 8th @ 2:00pm
Augusta Civic Center
75 Community Drive, Augusta

 

Join us for an afternoon with Dr. Stephen Loyd, a medical practitioner who brings his own personal experiences with addiction to opiods and benzodiazepines to the conversation on substance use and recovery. This event is free and open to the public and is presented in partnership with the City of Augusta.

While there is no charge to attend, please register to reserve your seat!




Dr. Stephen Loyd is a graduate of the Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University.  He completed his medical residency in Internal Medicine at the same institution. He has served as the Chief of Medicine at the Mountain Home VA Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee. Recently, he was the Medical Director and Assistant Commissioner for Substance Abuse Services for the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. For the last eight years he has focused on addiction medicine with an interest in the opioid dependent pregnant patient. He is currently the Medical Director for Cedar Recovery, Journey Pure at the River, and The Next Door. He has been in recovery from addiction to opioids and benzodiazepines since July 8, 2004.

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Celebrate the partnership between Maine's mental health community and law enforcement with NAMI Maine later that evening!

 

5:00pm - 8:00pm

The Senator Inn

284 Western Ave

Augusta, ME