Events and Media

At River Oaks, we pride ourselves on being a pillar of the community as well as a willing participant in important events around the city, county, and country. Our upcoming events are a great way to learn more about how we’re getting involved with the community. They are also a great way to get in touch with us.

Addiction Talk – Facebook Live Show

“Addiction Talk” is a Facebook Live show dedicated to sharing the personal stories of celebrities, influencers and everyday people impacted by addiction. Through sharing our personal journeys, we break the stigma and shame of addiction, and provide hope and inspiration for the millions of Americans battling this disease every day – because we recover together.

Family Program – Virtual Meeting Every Saturday

We offer virtual training seminars for family with loved ones in recovery. All sessions are at 1:30pm EST on Saturdays. Each session runs around 1-1.5 hours.

Come join us to learn how you can support your loved ones recovery.

Weekly Topics

  • First Saturday of the Month: Family Systems, Basic Needs
  • Second Saturday of the Month: Trauma
  • Third Saturday of the Month: Shame
  • Fourth Saturday of the Month: Brain Chemistry
  • Fifth Saturday of the Month (if a month has 5 weeks): Make up session or How Change Works and The Developing Brain

Family Program Dial-in

Join from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://www.gotomeet.me/FamilyProgram

Access Code: 872-137-461

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/872137461

Events

We do not have any upcoming events at our facility planned at this time. Please check back soon to learn about future events.

Media

WDBO Radio- Florida’s lockdown could reveal undiagnosed depression and trigger addiction relapse

NBC Maine- Experts warn: coronavirus lockdowns may reveal undiagnosed addictions

Business Insider- 11 ways post-traumatic stress disorder can affect your body

MSN- 11 ways post-traumatic stress disorder can affect your body

Technology Times- 11 ways post-traumatic stress disorder can affect your body

Addiction Professional- LGBTQ+ Individuals More Likely to Engage in Substance Misuse at Younger Age

LGBTQ Nation- Here’s how you can support the LGBTQ community when it’s needed most

Teen Vogue- How Schools Can Help Students Cope With Coronavirus Trauma During Distance Learning

The Doctor Weighs In- Prioritizing Addiction Medicine: Key to Closing Gaps in Addiction Treatment

Moments of Clarity with Tiffany- New Year’s topic

Stat News- Addiction and behavioral health care workers should have access to Covid-19 testing and vaccines

Kaiser Health News- KHN Morning Briefing

The Doctor Weighs In- Dependency vs. Addiction: How to Know If You’ve Crossed the Line

Minority Nurse- Building a Bridge Between the Black Community and Mental Health Providers

Grad School Hub- How to Use Your Social Work Degree to Help Decriminalize Mental Illness

Birdy Magazine- How to Use Your Social Work Degree to Help Decriminalize Mental Illness

Florida Patch- Addiction Recovery For Professionals At River Oaks Treatment

The Observer- A local Riverview nurse has won the esteemed DAISY Award for exceptional patient care

Illuminate Recovery Podcast- Ep. 051 – Travis Pantiel

Give Your Input!

If you of know of any events in which you think we should be involved, please call Jeffrey Turiczek at 813-605-3974 or email him at jturiczek@contactaac.com.