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NAADAC's Executive Director Spoke at the White House's Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
NAADAC's Executive Director, Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, was invited to speak at the White House's Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) National Stakeholder Meeting on July 11, 2018. The meeting brought together stakeholders from both public and private sectors to discuss expanding screening, access to treatment, and adoption of evidence-based practices.
"It was exciting to present at ONDCP to many national organizations regarding NAADAC’s initiatives," said Moreno Tuohy. "It was also an honor to meet the ONDCP Deputy Director, Jim Carroll, and I look forward to another meeting in the near future."
The 2018 Annual Conference: Shoot For The Stars from October 5-9 in Houston, TX, features breakout sessions in nine different subject tracks, including Practice Management, Co-occurring Disorders, Pharmacotherapy, Clinical Skills, Cultural Humility, Process Addictions, Recovery Support, Education/INCASE, and Peer Recovery. Earn up to 42 CEs!
Recovery Support presentations include:
Saturday, October 06, 2018
Military/Veterans SUD Resources and Rationale, presented by Ron Pritchard, CSAC, CAS, NCAC II
Resilient Families: How Communities Can Cultivate Adaptability Within Family Systems, presented by Karyl Sabbath, PhD, LICDC, LAC
Sunday, October 07, 2018
Medicine Wheel & 12 Steps: A Cultural Approach to Personal Recovery, presented by J. Carlos Rivera, CADC II
Opening a Recovery High School...What a Trip!, presented by Sasha McLean, LMFT, LPC & John Cates MA, LCDC
Monday, October 08, 2018
RISE-UP! (Recovery In Supportive Environments-Updated Practices), presented by Kenneth Roberts, MPS, LADC, LPCC, Monique Bourgeois, MPNA, LADC & Kris Kelly BA, CPRS
Addressing Religious and Spiritual Abuse Within LGBTQ+ Recovery, presented by Steven Kelly, LPC, CSAT
In addition to these specific tracks, the conference will feature five days of presentations, professional development, networking, exhibits, culture, and community from October 5-9, 2018 in Houston, TX.
Join presenter Jeffrey Lang, PhD, LCADC, CCS, for this free NAADAC webinar and learn how to address your clients' nutritional needs using strengths-based approaches and clinical methods and avoiding the familiar "bad" and "good" labeling of foods and drinks.
The event salutes the legacies of three dynamic recovery trailblazers who dedicated their lives to removing barriers for individuals and families affected by addiction - Dr. Vernon E. Johnson and recovery advocates Joel Hernandez and Lisa Mojer-Torres.
Support Faces & Voices of Recovery's largest annual fundraiser in Washington, DC. Your contribution helps to support its mission to put a face and a voice on recovery and demonstrate that recovery is possible for over 23 million Americans. Its advocacy work focuses on removing barriers to recovery and eliminating the stigma of addiction.
Do you want to learn how to provide Conflict Resolution for Recovery training to other qualified individuals? Join Cynthia Moreno Tuohy for the full-day Train the Trainer training on September 7, 2018.
Registrants must complete the two-day Romancing the Brain: Conflict Resolution for Recovery training to be eligible for the Train the Trainer training. Earn an additional 7 CES!
Do you want to sponsor or exhibit? Contact Jeff Smith at email@example.com or 703.741.7686.
Development of the 2019 NAADAC Webinar Series is underway, and we invite you to collaborate with us! The Webinar Series is wildly successful, with over 130,000 professionals trained so far.
If you are a subject-matter expert on a topic relevant to addiction professionals, we encourage you to complete the online Call for Webinar Presentations for a chance to present on a nationally-broadcasted webinar.
The NAADAC Career Center provides a variety of employment listings at no charge for addiction-focused professionals. If you are looking to find a new career, the NAADAC Career Center can help! Check out our latest listings!