HR North

HR North

A group of Human Resource professionals, community and business leaders who are dedicated to bringing resources, education, and networking to the North Country of New Hampshire

HR North aspires to be a strong and diverse chapter, reflective of the unique North Country character, and challenges. We are dedicated to strengthening our businesses, organizations, and the community and to fostering professional growth.


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Mental Health and Substance Misuse in the Workplace
Presenters: Peter Evers, LICSW President & CEO, Riverbend Community Mental Health
When: December 6, 2016, 8:30 am-11:30 am
Where: Town & Country, Gorham, New Hampshire

Mental health problems affect many employees and causes more days of work loss and work impairment than any other chronic health condition. Employees tend to hide these disorders at work. As a result, mental health disorders often go unrecognized and untreated — not only damaging an individual's health and career, but also reducing productivity at work and damaging reputations. As Managers and supervisors, we are often unsure of what are roles is in helping our co-workers. Employers can build a culture of well-being that promotes, supports, and improves the mental health of employees and their families. Approved for: 1.5 SHRM PDCs 1.5 HRCI General Credits.

Peter Evers, LICSW, President and CEO, Riverbend Community Mental Health joined Riverbend Community Mental Health as President & CEO on October 14, 2013. He also serves as Vice President for Behavioral Health at Concord Hospital. Evers brings 25 years of experience in the mental health and human services fields, including leadership positions in emergency, residential and outpatient services, to his new roles. Evers served as Vice President for Program Operations at The Home for Little Wanderers in Boston before joining Riverbend. Before then, he was the Southeastern Area Director at the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health. Evers was educated in England and graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a B.A. in economics and business studies. He obtained his Masters in Social Work from the University of Kent., and he is a licensed clinical social worker both here and in Great Britain.

This program sponsored by:

Northway Bank
Northway Bank

Attendance includes full breakfast, networking and raffle prize ticket.
Member price: $20, non-member price: $40


Special thanks to our Sustaining Sponsors, without their help and support we would not be able to bring these informative, educational, networking events to New Hampshire’s North Country.


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