2018 Professional Development Summit Lakeview Resort Morgantown WV

 Light up the DARK”  

 WVAADC will be sponsoring a Professional Development  Summit at Lakeview Resort on September 11-14, 2018.   The WVAADC Conference is returning to the Fall and will be bigger and better than ever.

Please complete the following information.  Presenter information must be COMPLETE and CLEARLY WRITTEN-electronic submission is preferred. 

If you have a preference for a day and time to present, attempts will be made to accommodate the preferred time and day.

Workshop Sessions are 1 ½ hours, 3 hours or 6 hours.

We are asking that you assign an Expertise Level to your workshop-beginner, intermediate or advanced.  Topics related to Military issues, MAT and current trends in recovery and/or addiction treatment are sought.

Please complete the following information:

  1.  Name of session with a brief overview. Session objectives.

  2. Information on presenter and presenter biography.

  3. Has the presentation been offered previously?  If so, to whom and when?

  4. Preference of session date and/or time.  (1 ½, 3 or 6 hours needed for session).

Please submit to Patty Deutschat wv-tarheel@hotmail.com by February 28, 2018.

Presenters will be notified of session selection by April 1, 2018.

Questions related to the conference may also be submitted to the above email address.

2018 Conference Committee:

 Patty Deutsch, Linda Mealey, Angela Norman, Heather Sharp and Diane Shingler


Conference Theme:    “Light up the DARK” 

PRESENTATION TITLE:                                                                                                                                 

Primary Presenter

Co-Presenter (if applicable









City, State, Zip

City, State, Zip






Expertise Level

(check one)




All Levels


Audio Visual Needs: Please check each item needed. All rooms will have a materials table in the front.  (Note that WVAADC is charged for each item, if you are able to provide your own equipment and supplies, it would be much appreciated.)



Flip Chart

Other (please specify):


Room Setup greatly impacts the number of attendees who can fit comfortably.  Please indicate the setup you PREFER.  We will do the best we can to accommodate however room set up is not guaranteed. 



tables & chairs

___ Theater

rows of chairs

___ Circle

chairs only

___ U-Shape

chairs only

___ U-Shape

Tables & chairs

Other – please specify in space below




Please indicate preferred presentation day and time.


Tuesday Sept.11

Wednesday Sept. 12

Thursday Sept. 13

Friday Sept. 14

_____No Preference

        Afternoon or evening  Only



____ Afternoon





Summary of Presentation: Please communicate clearly what the participant will expect to learn from the presentation.



Please provide a description as you would like it to appear in the brochure, 50 words maximum: Explains why the participant would want to attend your workshop.



Learning Objectives: Please write these as measurable/observable –At least three statements about what the participants will be able to do as a result of attending your workshop.



Biographical Information about the presenter as you would like it printed in the brochure-50 words or fewer. 




  1. Resume of each presenter

  2. Power Point of presentation if you will be using one

  3. Handouts

  4. Attach additional pages as needed.  

  5. Your proposal will be reviewed by the Professional Development Committee and you will be contacted regarding your proposal.                                                   

    THANK YOU – The Professional Development Team