We must be united in the war against addiction! My mission is to unite organizations,support groups, and everyone else who needs a helping hand. I am here to educate equip and develop a Recovery resource Network. My hope is that everyone gets the help they need and no one is left behind or alone in their fight for freedom from addiction. Join me and lets fight the good fight! Our Philosophy: Instigate, Agitate, Educate, and Liberate!
The Summer 2018 issue of Advances in Addiction & Recovery, the official publication of NAADAC, has been published and will soon be arriving in mailboxes of NAADAC members across the nation! NAADAC's magazine is a membership-benefit and focuses on providing useful, innovative and timely information on trends and best practices in the profession that are beneficial for practitioners.
Contribute: Have an innovative strategy or research to share? Have your years of experience given you unique insights into addiction prevention, intervention, treatment, or recovery? Share your expertise as a contributor to Advances in Addiction & Recovery. For more information, please contact Jessica Gleason.
Join presenters Jim Morningstar, PhD, and Teri Nehring, MSEd, LPC, CSAC, MAC, ICS, for this free NAADAC webinar that will prepare clinicians to understand the neurological and psychological causes and effects of trauma and how they impact addictions and addiction treatment. Clinicians will be given both the theory and application of breath awareness and modulation techniques that have had a profound positive effect on recovery rates.
Earn 1.5 CEs (free for NAADAC members - join now!).
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!
Pharmacotherapy presentations include:
Saturday, October 06, 2018
America Wakes Up – The Opioid Crisis and Its Impact on Our Country, presented by Matthew Feehery, LCDC, MBA
Improving Opioid MAT Prescribing Readiness, presented by Todd Molfenter, PhD
Sunday, October 07, 2018
Breakthrough Innovations in Opioid Use Disorder Treatment – New Medical Treatment Standards for OUD, presented by Wiley Patterson, MD
Tobacco Use Disorder and E-Cigarettes: Are They Good for Patients to Quit Smoking?, presented by Maher Karam Hage, MD, CTTS
Monday, October 08, 2018
Neurotransmitter Balance: The Key to Understand Addiction, presented by Jeff Sandoz, PhD, LPC, LMHC, MAP
Opioid Treatment Panel: Addressing Controversy with MAT, Abstinence vs Replacement Therapy and Pain Management Interventions, presented by Matt Feehery, MBA, LCDC (Moderator), Wiley Patterson, MD, Rick Green, LCDC, & James Lai, MD (Panelists)
Initial Results From a Study of MAT in a 12 Step Model Treatment System, presented by Marvin Seppala, MD
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.
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.
NAADAC has arranged for a special discounted room rate of $149/night for conference attendees and exhibitors at The Westin Galleria Houston if booked by September 19, 2018. To book your room, please visit the hotel's website or call 713.960.8100 and ask for the NAADAC group rate.
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 November 3, 2018. Earn an additional 7 CES!
Can't attend NAADAC in Washington, DC? Join Cynthia Moreno Tuohy for NAADAC in Orlando on December 6-8, 2018!
NAADAC invites you to exhibit at its 2018 Annual Conference at The Westin Galleria Houstonin Houston, TX. Showcase your institution, product, or organization in front of industry thought leaders and over 1,000 addiction professionals from October 5-7.
Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis with limited booth space offered. Our exhibit hall has sold out the last three years in a row – don’t miss out! Sign up for your booth today!
Join NAADAC in celebrating National Recovery Month! Every September, SAMHSA sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover.
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!