MATCP 22nd Annual

Treatment Court Training Conference

One Team: One Goal

March 25-27, 2020

One Team:
One Goal

Since 1999, MATCP has organized one of the finest conferences for attendees in the state of Missouri . Over the past 21 years, our numbers have grown to include public health and public safety leaders working to expand treatment for people with substance use and mental health disorders. What remains constant is the unparalleled education, entertainment, networking and camaraderie enjoyed by every attendee. Whether you’re a regular or first-time attendee, new to treatment courts or a seasoned pro, we invite you to attend this conference

Attendees applauding a great speaker at the conference.
A summer at the Landing in Branson, Missouri

Please remember you do not have to work in a treatment court or live/work in Missouri to attend this conference.  MATCP welcomes all of those interested in gaining an unparelled educational experience and we hope to see you in Branson in March 2020!

Exhibitor Information

2019 had a record breaking 800 treatment court professional attendees and 39 exhibitors. We truly could not be as successful as we are without your continued support and so we THANK YOU for exhibiting with us and if you haven’t exhibited with us before we welcome you to the 22nd Annual MATCP conference. Our theme this year is “One Team: One Goal”.
Our conference will run March 25-27, 2020 and we anticipate over 750 Treatment Court Professionals to return this year. Julie Seymore, Development Director, will again be your contact for the 2020 Conference and can be reached at or 636-357-3533. Stacey Langendoerfer, Executive Director, may also be reached at
You will be assigned a booth based on your exhibiting level and may begin your set up on Tuesday March 24, 2020 at 4PM. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns. We are looking forward to hearing from you soon and catching up with you in March!


Chris Herren
Chris Herren

Chris Herren, a former professional basketball player, has built a community around substance use prevention and recovery. He has shown us that even the best can falter, and even the most desperate can rise. An author, motivational speaker and wellness advocate.With the unwavering support of his family and friends, Chris has been sober since August 1, 2008, and he now shares his story with the goal of making a positive difference in the lives of others. Chris has spoken to over one million students, athletes and community members, sparking honest discussions on the topics of substance use disorder and wellness. As a person in long term recovery, Chris continues to share his story nationally a renewed focus on prevention education and challenging audiences to rethink how we look at the disease of addiction; changing the focus from the last day to the first.

Kelly Chase

Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Blues in 1988, Kelly Chase played 12 seasons in the NHL, 7 with the Blues. A bruising defender, he racked up more than 2,000 penalty minutes in his career. Highly active in the St. Louis community, in 1998, he received the King Clancy Memorial Trophy. This award is given for charity work with the Gateway Special Hockey Program, a program started by Chase in the early 1990s to help those with developmental disabilities participate in organized hockey. Chase now serves as a color commentator for Blues radio broadcasts on KMOX. In 2008, he was honored with the Jack Buck award for his enthusiasm and dedication to sports in St. Louis. Please join us in the closing as Chase discusses the importance understanding team roles, motivating those around you and the importance of finding your personal strength and leading your team to victory.

Immediately following his session, Chase will join conference attendees for a brief 30 minutes meet and greet. (Photos only; no autographs)   

Dr. David Mee-Lee
Dr. David Mee-Lee

David Mee-Lee is a leading expert in co-occurring substance use and mental disorders with over 40 years experience in person-centered treatment and program development. He is not your usual psychiatrist, nor is he your usual educator. He writes and speaks in down-to-earth, jargon-free language and makes learning challenging and enjoyable. Audiences consistently express satisfaction with his combination of rich content and practical approach delivered in his engaging style. His down-to-earth upbringing in Australia coupled with his Chinese heritage make for an interesting mix of dry humor and quiet wisdom.

Jermaine Galloway
Jermaine Galloway
Tall Cop Says Stop ™ was created by Officer Jermaine Galloway, an Idaho law enforcement officer since 1997. Regarded as one of America’s top experts in various drug and alcohol trends, he has specialized in under-age drinking and drug enforcement for more than 15 years. Since 2009, Officer Galloway has won four national awards and one international award for his work. In addition to his numerous talks at conferences and other events, he has personally trained more than 105,000 people nationwide. Officer Galloway’s many years of experience have taught him one thing above all else. In his words, “You can’t stop what you don’t know ™.”
Leslier Morgan-Steiner
Leslie Morgan Steiner

Leslie Morgan Steiner is an author, consultant and thought leader on women’s leadership, work-life balance, inspirational parenting, over-coming adversity and surviving violence against women. She lives in Washington, DC. Her corporate experience includes The Washington Post, Johnson & Johnson, Leo Burnett and Seventeen Magazine. Please join us as Leslie discusses “why domestic violence victims don’t leave.” With over 5.5 million views on TedTalk, this is a presentation you will not want to miss!

Immediately following her presentation, Ms. Morgan Steiner will be conducting a book signing for conference attendees!

Dion Flynn
Dion Flynn

Comedian/actor Dion Flynn is best known as Barack Obama on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and has over 45 appearances as 14 different characters on both The Tonight Show & Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Cited by Oprah Magazine as “one of our favorite creative thinkers…” Dion has led workshops in mental agility via improvisation, with clients from Booz Allen Hamilton and Price Waterhouse Coopers to Ecolab and Herman Miller. Dion’s voice-overs and on-camera national commercials include clients like Sprint, Virgin Mobile and Verizon. Dion also makes live Obama appearances all over the world. He served overseas as a soldier and performer in the US Army for 4 years. His theater history includes Shakespeare in the Park, The Public Theater and The Guthrie. Dion is co-creator of Clanging w/Josh and Dion with How I Met Your Mother star Josh Radnor and a principal member of NYC’s longest running improv ensemble: Big Black Car (now BBC2 performing Saturday’s at 7pm at The People’s Improv Theater in New York City.

Nominations & Awards

2020 Unsung Hero and Claire McCaskill Award Forms

Submit nominations no later than January 15, 2020, to Stacey Langendoerfer at P.O. Box 104602; Jefferson City, MO 65110 or email to


This Year's Highlights

  • Ethics Training
  • H.E.A.T./H.E.R. Training
  • POST Hours for Law Enforcement
  • Suicide Prevention Training
  • Family Treatment Training 
  • Peer Support Sessions
  • Impacts of Marijuana Legalization
  • Grand Prize Travel Voucher Giveaway

Save your spot

Student Discount – Current, full-time students at any accredited university are eligible for a discounted registration rate of $225. To receive the discounted rate, you MUST validate your registration by providing documentation of your current, full-time, student enrollment status. Before registering, please email documentation to You’ll then receive a code to use during registration that will calculate your student rate. Student discounts cannot be combined with other discounts.

If you have any questions regarding the student discount, please contact us at  573-356-5072 or email to

MATCP is excited to announce both online and mail registration options.  If you are unable to register online, please print the Registration PDF and mail you registration form, along with payments to MATCP.  
  • March 25, 2020 - March 27, 2020
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Details Price Qty
Conference Registration $275.00 (USD)  
Wednesday - One Day Only Conference Registration $150.00 (USD)  
Thursday - One Day Only Conference Registration $150.00 (USD)  
Friday - One Day Only Conference Registration $150.00 (USD)  
Free Missouri Statewide Family Treatment Court Training $0.00 (USD)  

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Best Western Plus Landing View Inn and Suites

The Best Western Plus Landing View Inn and Suites is within walking distance of the Convention Center, Branson Landing and Historic Downtown Branson.

Standard 2 Double Bed Rooms – $87.00 per night

Larger Room w/King Bed and Separate Sitting Area (King Suite) – $97.00 per night

Amenities included with Room Rate:
Complimentary Breakfast
Complimentary Parking
Free wi-fi
24 hour indoor pool
Free Shuttle Service to the Downtown Branson Area from 9am to 6pm

For reservation call 417-334-6464 or online Booking link is:

LaQuinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham

A Newer hotel situated just south of Branson off US-65, our La Quinta® by Wyndham Branson-Hollister hotel provides easy access to historic downtown Hollister and the exciting entertainment of the famous 76 Strip and Branson Landing.

Standard 2 Double Bed Rooms – $99.00 per night

Standard Singe King Rooms – $99.00 per night

Amenities included with Room Rate:
Complimentary Breakfast
Complimentary Parking
Free wi-fi
Indoor pool

For reservation call 417-239-0066 EXT 3

Group Code: MATCP

Radisson Hotel Branson

Standard Two Double Queens or Kings $99.95

Amenities included with Room Rate:

Full Hot Breakfast Buffet

Complimentary Parking

Free Wi-Fi
Indoor pool

For reservations please call 417-335-5767

Feel Free to periodically check the Hilton online registration links to see if any cancellations have been added back to the room block!

Hilton Branson Convention Center:
The Hilton Promenade at Branson Landing Hotel:

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