Bill Ward, CADCI - President
Billy Anderson - Vice President
Liisa Heard, MSW, LCSW - Treasurer
Dana Free - Secretary
Rosemary Hamilton - Hospitality
Robert Gaffney - Programs
Larisa Klein - Digital Marketing
January 17, 2020
March 13, 2020
May 8, 2020
July 10, 2020
September 11, 2020
November 13, 2020
All Columbia River EAPA Lunch n’ Learn meetings, unless otherwise noted, are held at
Serenity Lane Health Services, Inc.
10920 SW Barbur Blvd
Portland, OR 97219
Parking is located on site.
Registration and buffet lunch begins at 11:30am. Training begins promptly at Noon and ends at 1:15pm, followed by Q&A until 1:30pm.
Each training provides a minimum of 1.25 pre-approved professional development hours (PDH).
The Columbia River Chapter of the Employee Assistance Professionals Association mission is to advance knowledge and understanding about best practices for employees and employers to achieve a healthy workplace. We fulfill our mission with a bi-monthly lunch and education meeting open to all persons interested in Employee Assistance Programs. Monthly participants include internal EAP providers, affiliate EAP providers, EAP administrators and account managers, community treatment providers and legal, financial and social service providers.
These meetings are open to members and non-members.
This website provides information about monthly education presenters and topics, reviews of EAPA best practices, membership information and board contact information, We welcome your questions and interest in the Columbia River Chapter. You may contact any of our EAPA Board Members directly or email us at
We always welcome new members and those who are interested in serving on the Columbia River EAPA Board of Directors. Please direct inquiries about Board participation to any Board member.