Mandel School Centennial Speaker Series continues with talk on addiction recovery

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences will continue its Centennial Speaker Series research colloquia Wednesday, Nov. 4, from 3 to 5 p.m. in Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Community Studies Center, Room 115.

The event will feature lectures from two alumni on addiction recovery.

Amy R. Krentzman (GRS ’08, social welfare), assistant professor at University of Minnesota’s School of Social Work and an adjunct research investigator in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Michigan Medical School, will present “Three Good Things: Mixed-Methods Research, Gratitude, and Addiction Recovery.”

Lou LaMarca (SAS ’12), clinical director at Community Assessment & Treatment Services and adjunct faculty member at the joint MSW program at Cleveland State University and University of Akron, will present “Three More Good Things: Protective Factors, the Recovery Model, and Knowing How To Interpret Research.”

Before the colloquia, students can join the speakers for an informal session from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Mandel Center lounge.

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