We hope you will join us for our monthly Long Island Peer Networking Meeting
hosted by our very own
Emily Vaianella, Outreach and Training Peer Specialist,
and Ralph Matalone, Peer Support Line Peer Specialist.

“The Impact of Labels”
This workshop, facilitated by Christopher Loliscio, will feature a discussion on the impact and consequences of psychiatric labels. During this workshop, we, as peers, will focus on the impact of these labels, and discuss ways to create a more robust social cohesion by exploring and defeating intimidation fostered by psychiatric labels.

The meeting will be held
Thursday, November 21st
from 3:30-5:00 pm.

We will meet at the Association for Mental Health and Wellness, Pollack Center,
939 Johnson Avenue, Ronkonkoma
Classroom 3
Christopher Loliscio
"Christopher has earned his bachelor’s degree from Thomas Edison State College and has a Public Health Specialization education from Bard College (BPI). Moreover, Christopher is a certified Conflict Resolution Trainer, HIV Peer Educator, presented at Pilgrim State Hospital, and is presently employed as a Peer Specialist for Samaritan Day top Village working with those who suffer from dual diagnosis."
Please R.S.V.P by replying to Emily Vaianella
631-471-7242 ext 1341
& share with those who may be interested .

If you can't make it in person, don't worry! This meeting is also being offered virtually, through the Zoom platform!
Click the link below at the time of the meeting to join
See flyer below & email me with any suggestions for topics or if you are interested in presenting at future meetings.
We hope to see you there!