PATCP 22nd Annual Conference Fall 2021


Please join PA Association of Treatment Court Professionals for the 22nd Annual Conference on October 13, 14, 15 2021 at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College.  We are extremely fortunate to have the 2021 Conference in person to give everyone a chance to catch up with old friends, make new friends and do some networking!  

Speakers are from all disciplines and include Ken Montrose, Dr. John Gallagher, Center for Court Innovations, AOPC to name a few, with topics on Treatment Modalities, Racial and Ethnic Disparities, Medication for Opioid Use Disorder, The Future of Drug Courts, Juvenile Court, Incentives and Sanctions, Sustainability, Harm Reduction, and many more…

Registration is open on our website with the preferred method of payment made thru PayPal.  (Please contact Abbey Geffken at to discuss other methods of payment if needed, i.e. check.)

Registration includes Conference attendance, PATCP Membership thru June 30, 2022, refreshments throughout the Conference, breakfast and lunch on 10/14 and breakfast on 10/15.

On site Conference registration starts Wednesday October 13th at 11am, Sessions start at 1PM, and the Conference concludes on Friday October 15th at noon.


  • Early Bird Registration: $250 (starting 8/2/21 thru 9/5/21)
  • Regular Registration: $275 (starting 9/6/21 thru 10/13/21)

Attendee Conference Registration

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Schedule of Events (from 2020)

We’ve left up the 2020 Schedule of Events to give any newcomers an idea of some of the topics covered.  We will be posting the 2021 schedule shortly.

October 14, 2020

Building a Strong Recovery through Work with the Family-Doris Perdomo-Johnson

Community Supervision-Julie Seymore

Discipline Specific Breakouts-2 Disciplines-TBD

Discipline Specific Breakout-2 Disciplines-TBD

October 15, 2020

The Role of the Prosecutor in Treatment Courts-Tammy Wescott

Recovery Management-Carl Dawson

The Role of Law Enforcement-Vanessa Price

Judicial Ethics/Judges Breakout Session (Judges Only)-Steven T. O’Neill

Discipline Specific Breakout-1 Discipline-TBD


October 16, 2020

Developing Effective Treatment Plans for Persons with Co-Occurring Disorders-Julie Seitz

Alternatives to Jail Sanctions-Shannon Carey

State of the State-Angela Lowry

PATCP Membership General Meeting