Addiction Recovery Channel

Producer

Description

Ed Baker is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Alcohol/Drug Counselor with over 30 years’ experience in the Substance Use field. Join Ed in learning from individuals with extensive professional and personal experience related to all aspects of addiction, recovery, prevention, and policy.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-08-15
Format: 2020-08-15
Addiction Recovery Supports During This Time Of Coronavirus - 04/09/2020
ARC Host and Producer Ed Baker interviews Gary De Carolis, Executive Director at Chittenden County Turning Point, a large Recovery Center in Burlington, Vermont. They discuss innovative ways to stay connected and deliver essential Recovery Support...
Substance Use Disorder, Recovery, and Employment - Employers Working to Support People with SUD - 03/06/2020
Join Host and Producer Ed Baker and his three distinguished guests to discuss the important nexus between substance use disorder, recovery and employment. Ron Stankevich, co-author of the “Employer Toolkit,” Peter Espenshade, CEO of...
Upcoming Event - Cannabis Commercialization: Lessons from Colorado - 02/14/2020
Presenter Kenneth Finn, MD, will speak about the commercialization of cannabis (with THC) in CO and the health and safety implications for Vermont. Friday, February 21st - 3 possible events to attend: EVENING: 6:00 - 8:00pm Hors D'oervers will...
The Commercialization of THC - 01/30/2020
Host/Producer Ed Baker is joined by guests Scott Gagnon, MPP, PS-C, Dr. Libby Stuyt, MD, and Anne Hassel, Activists. Scott Gagnon is a Certified Prevention Specialist from Maine and Director of the New England Prevention Technology Transfer Center....
Conversations About Marijuana (THC) Commercialization - A Town Hall for Vermonters With Questions - 01/29/2020
This is a public forum designed to provide Vermonters with facts and includes a discussion and audience Q&A with an expert panel. Libby Stuyt MD, Psychiatrist and Medical Director of the Circle Program, a 90- day inpatient co-occurring treatment...
Defining Addiction, Brain Disease and Recovery - Science Matters - Part Two - 01/06/2020
Part two of a two-part special! Join Ed Baker and his distinguished guest, Todd Mandell, MD, as they continue to discuss the American Society of Addiction Medicine’s 2019 expanded definition of addiction. What is meant by addiction, brain...
Conversations About Marijuana (THC) Commercialization Town Hall Promo - 01/06/2020
Ed Baker, host of the Addiction Recovery Channel, invites you to a town hall on Conversations About Marijuana (THC) Commercialization. The event takes place on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Contois Auditorium in Burlington,...
Defining Addiction, Brain Disease and Recovery - Science Matters - 12/09/2019
Join Ed Baker and his distinguished guest, Todd Mandell, MD, as they discuss the American Society of Addiction Medicine’s 2019 definition of addiction. What is meant by addiction, brain disease, and recovery? These are important questions, and...
Drug Interdiction, Law Enforcement and the Nexus Between Sex Trafficking and Opioids in Vermont - 11/05/2019
Join ARC host and producer Ed Baker and his noted guests Christina Nolan, United States Attorney for the District of Vermont, and Resident Agent in Charge, Kevin Black, Drug Enforcement Agency, as they dig into issues such as the nexus between...
Building a Recovery Supportive Community - A Remarkable Accomplishment Unfolding in North Central Vermont! - 10/11/2019
Join host Ed Baker and his trailblazing guests Daniel Franklin, Executive Director at the well-established North Central Vermont Recovery Center providing a very wide range of recovery support services to individuals seeking their pathway to...
Celebrate Recovery! - 08/29/2019
September is Recovery Month! Join ARC Host Ed Baker and his noted guests to explore the meaning and joy of recovery from addiction. Learn some of the practical ways people with Substance Use Disorder discover, embark upon, and sustain their...
Organizing and Taking Action to Eliminate Stigma - A Mother’s Commitment - 08/08/2019
Join Host Ed Baker for an important and interesting analysis of stigma with his accomplished guest Kimberly Blake, MD. Dr. Blake practices medicine at SafeRecovery, prescribing Buprenorphine to people with Opioid Use Disorder. The show focuses upon...
Understanding and Supporting People With Addiction - 07/12/2019
This month’s Addiction Recovery Channel features a talk by host and producer Ed Baker. Thirty years of clinical practice informs Ed’s understanding of people with substance use disorder. He has had the privilege of listening very...
People with Substance Use Disorder and the Work Force - 05/31/2019
Join ARC Host Ed Baker and his accomplished guests, Christine Johnson and Ron Stankevich, as they explore and explain the potential benefits of hiring people who are in recovery from or with substance use disorders. This is an important step for...
Harm Reduction - What is it? How is it done? What are the benefits? - 05/13/2019
Host and producer Ed Baker is joined by his distinguished guests Grace Keller, Executive Director of Safe Recovery Vermont, and Kimberly Blake, MD, to discuss what’s known as “Harm Reduction” as it applies to people who inject...

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August 11, 2020 Primary Night Results

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