at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford

October 19th - 21st, 2020

What is the Trauma & Recovery Conference?

The Connecticut Women’s Consortium’s Trauma & Recovery Conference aims to explore the realities of trauma as it manifests through individual and community experiences whilst simultaneously acknowledging the multiple pathways to recovery. With a combination of national and local keynote and breakout session presenters, we strive to push the boundaries of traditional trauma treatment and expand the definition of recovery, creating comprehensive, inclusive systems of care. Join us at this inaugural conference, as we seek to promote evidence-based solutions for the many people across the world struggling with the effect of trauma and searching for recovery.



We are thrilled to announce the keynote speakers for our October 19th – 21st Trauma and Recovery Conference. This year is extra special because we have five keynote speakers! 

We have revealed Robert Anda, MD, co-developer of the ACE study, Tonier Cain an advocate and educator who has spoken all over the world on issues relating to trauma, addiction, and mental health, Dr. Stephanie Covington a pioneer in the field of women’s issues, addiction, trauma, and recovery. She has developed an innovative, gender-responsive, and trauma-informed approach that results in effective services in public, private, and institutional settings and Nelba Márquez-Greene, the founder of the Ana Grace Project and a clinical fellow of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, and Hope Payson and Daryl McGraw, who are regular trainers at the Connecticut Women’s Consortium will , and whose unique experiences, Hope as a producer on the film "Uprooting Addiction: Healing From the Ground Up" and Daryl and the founder of Formerly Inc., prepared them to join the cast of Trauma and Recovery keynoters and to discuss community and individual trauma and recovery.

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The Trauma & Recovery Conference is held at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, Connecticut.

100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103

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