PRIDE Institute’s Director of Clinical Services Speaking at the Annual MARRCH Conference

We are so pleased to announce our Director of Clinical Services, Todd Connaughty, MA, LADC, as a featured speaker at the annual MARRCH Conference in St. Paul! See Todd’s presentation on the subject of The Intersection of Meth Use and Sexual Behaviors in Gay and Bisexual Men on Tuesday, Oct. 27th at 1:00pm. Look for…

2nd Annual Alumni & Friends Kickball Tournament!

In Celebration of National Coming Out Day We are proud to offer our 2nd Annual Alumni & Friends Kickball Tournament in the Park on Saturday, Oct. 24th at Kenwood Park in Minneapolis !   Please join us as we celebrate  on Saturday, October 24th, 2015 from 3:00- 6:00pm to help us honor National Coming Out…

National Association of Addiction Professionals Conference

The NAADAC 2015 Annual Conference Learn Connect Advocate Succeed will feature a broad array of topics and formats, including four all-day pre-conference seminars on October 9, daily keynote speakers in plenary sessions, breakout workshops, and events on October 10 – 12, and a visit to Capitol Hill to meet with congressional leaders and advocate for…

PRIDE Helps Sponsor the Walk for Recovery

  Join PRIDE Institute Alumni this Saturday at the Walk for Recovery at the Lake of the Isles in Mpls! We are meeting at the PRIDE Institute table from 10am-10:30 to gather up and get ready for the Walk together! Look for the PRIDE table, which will be hosted by Alum and Business Development Rep.,…

AAMFT Conference in Austin, Texas

PRIDE Institute is on the road during National Recovery Month, starting off with the AAMFT (American Association of Marriage & Family Therapy) Conference in Austin, Texas this week! Our Director of Business Development, Molly, will be hosting a PRIDE booth while at the conference & meeting with providers in the area. If you are in…

The 8th Annual Fruit Bowl

Friday June 26th, 6-9pm @ Memory Lanes Download Our Flyer for more information.

A PRIDE Clinician was invited to participate in a roundtable discussion at the White House!

PRIDE Institute is proud to announce that one of our clinicians was invited to participate in a roundtable discussion at the White House. The meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 23rd. In attendance will be Michael Botticelli, the Director of ONDCP, Pam Hyde from SAMHSA, and other members from the LGBT community and drug policy committees….

How to Become More Trans Affirming

It is essential for Pride Institute to be transgender affirming. As a helping ‘primer’ our Assistant Director of Clinical Services, Beck Gee,  has started to create “tips” in order to train/teach others in the work environment how to become more Trans affirming. Tip #1: Issue: The use quotations around someone’s identified name on paperwork, files,…

MSSA Conference

PRIDE institute was in attendance at the Minnesota Social Service Association Convention!  ! MSSA 122nd Annual Training Conference & Expo      24-27 March 2015 – Hilton Minneapolis Join your peers, the leaders of health and human service agencies and the Minnesota Social Service Association for the largest, most comprehensive, cost effective health and human service conference…

Letter from a new client on their way to PRIDE Institute from out of state

Sent to Mel, in Admissions, from the plane: ————————————- I’m on the plane finally – off to Denver first…Change planes – thanks again… Wow, today is here. Never in my life… in my dreams did I think I would be here … in this moment … right now. However, I am, and am glad I…