Addiction Recovery Channel

Producer

Description

Ed Baker is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Alcohol/Drug Counselor with over 35 years of 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. Learn more about Ed and the Addiction Recovery Channel: www.edbakermsw.com

Programs in this Series

Format: 2022-01-23
Format: 2022-01-23
Opioids, Stimulants and Overdose Death: The Evidence In Favor Of Overdose Prevention Sites with Dr. Richard Rawson - 01/21/2022
Host, Ed Baker, and his distinguished guest, Dr. Richard Rawson, discuss the overwhelming tsunami of drug overdose fatality in America and Vermont. The tragic facts in Vermont are focused on closely, as will Vermont’s responses in terms of...
Preventing Overdose Fatalities with Overdose Prevention Sites with Dr. Dan Ciccarone - 12/17/2021
Ed Baker hosts an analysis of the overwhelming rate of drug overdose fatality in America and Vermont and the pressing evidence supporting overdose prevention sites. Ed’s guest is Dan Ciccarone, MD, MPH. Dr. Ciccarone is a recognized...
Stigma, Addiction, and Overdose Prevention Sites - A Conversation with John Kelly - 11/30/2021
Join Ed Baker for a discussion with John Kelly, PhD, Founder and Director of the Recovery Research Institute. Dr. Kelly discusses his contributions to understanding the process of addiction and the forces of stigma that continue to harm people with...
Overdose Prevention Site - Protecting the Lives of People Who Use Drugs - 10/07/2021
Vermont had the highest rate of increase in drug overdose fatalities in America during 2020. Join Ed and his dynamic group of experts as they discuss proven methods to reverse this trend. Sarah George, Vermont State Attorney, Chittenden CountyGrace...
Recovery Awareness Challenge - Recovery Houses and Recovery Centers - 08/19/2021
Join Ed Baker, Host-Producer of ARC, and his accomplished panel as they both raise awareness and raise funds in support of individuals recovering from Substance Use Disorder. Learn about two keystone programs supporting the structure of recovery in...
Recovery Friendly Workplaces and Their Profound Impact - Improving the Lives of Individuals Through Employment - 05/13/2021
Join Ed Baker and his accomplished guests: Tammy Bushell, Director of Human Services at Edliund CompanyRon Stankevich, Community Outreach Director, Dominion DiagnosticsLisa Lord, Director of Workforce Programs, Recovery VermontMickey...
A Talk With Barbara Rabtoy - Her Recovery and Experience in a Recovery Friendly Workplace - 05/13/2021
Join Ed Baker and his wonderful guest Barbara Rabtoy as she shares her lived journey from a person with addiction to a person in recovery. Hear from Barbara how important employment is in recovery, and how she has benefited from working at a...
Understanding White Supremacy in America and What We Can Do About It - An Honest Conversation with Dr. Leon Walls - 04/23/2021
Join Ed and his esteemed guest, Dr. Leon Walls, Associate Professor at the University of Vermont’s College of Education and Social Services, as they enter into an honest dialogue focused upon the most pressing social issue we face together as...
Promo - Leon Walls Interview - 04/16/2021
This is a promotional message for an upcoming episode of the Addiction Recovery Channel. Join Ed and his esteemed guest, Dr. Leon Walls, Associate Professor at the University of Vermont’s College of Education and Social Services, as they enter...
Harm Reduction During a Dual Crisis - Drug Overdose Fatalities and COVID-19 - 03/25/2021
Ed and his guests Grace Keller and Sarah George address the fatal-overdose crisis that we face in Vermont, and discuss specific ways both people who use drugs and Vermonters in general can help save lives. Grace Keller is the Director at Safe...
Public Health Alert - Harm Reduction - 03/25/2021
Ed Baker gives a Public Health Alert, regarding rising rates of drug overdose fatalities in Vermont, and promotes a new show aiming to help suffering Vermonters.  In his next show, Ed’s guests will be Grace Keller, Director at Safe...
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....