The Opioid Crisis: Prevention, Intervention, and Treatment


Mindfulness & Yoga: Empowering Students to Make Healthy Behavior Choices

Alisha DeLorenzo – Student Assistance Coordinator, Asbury Park HS

NJ Recovery High Schools- Supporting Treatment & Recovey

Pam Capaci, Director

Social Services Before Complaints: Breaking the School to Prison Pipeline

  • Mark Biedron, Immediate Past President, New Jersey State Board of Education, The Willow School, Co-Founder
  • Erica Hein, M.A., JDAI Research & Reform Specialist, NJ Juvenile Justice Commission
  • Nancy Curry, NJDOE, Director, Office of Student Support Services
  • Kelly Allen, NJDOE, Manager, Office of Student Support Services
  • Chief W. Harry Earle, Chief of Police -Gloucester Township Police Department
  • Christopher L.C. Kuberiet, First Assistant Prosecutor, Middlesex County Prosecutor

Prevention Program– US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)

Nicholas Kolen, Assistant Special Agent in Charge of NJ

Hope 1 – Prevention is Key

Chris Goeke, Executive Director, Morris County

The Pros and Cons of Decriminalization and/or Legalization of Marijuana

  • Jim Foley, Treasurer, Association of Student Assistance Professionals (ASAP-NJ)
  • Liz Gordon, President, ASAP – Union County
  • Kelley Crosson, Marijuana Policy Project