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!
All month, SAMHSA will explore how integrated care, a strong community, sense of purpose, and leadership contribute to effective treatments that sustain the recovery of persons with mental and substance use disorders. The observance will work to highlight inspiring stories to help people from all walks of life find the path to hope, health, and wellness.
In the spirit of community, SAMHSA invites you to learn more about recovery activities in your area by participating in events near you, or help bring your community together by hosting an event and posting in on the SAMHSA website! National Recovery Month events are taking place across the country - find an event near you, or find out how to plan an event in your community!
Get Ready for National Addiction Professionals Day on September 20th
National Addiction Professionals Day, the day established to commemorate the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis, is on September 20, 2018!
What are you doing to celebrate?Whether you're holding a own local event to celebrate the powerful work that addiction services professionals do, or commemorating the day in another way, we want to hear from you! Send information about your event to Kristin Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2018 Annual Conference: Shoot for the Stars in Houston, TX, is only about a month away! Between the 90+ speakers and presentations in a variety of different subject tracks, the ability to earn up to 42 CEs, the exciting morning and evening activities, the exhibit hall, the poster presentations, and the impressive lineup of featured speakers, we're not sure what we're looking forward to the most!
Below is just a glimpse of our impressive lineup of speakers:
Carlo DiClemente, PhD, ABPPUMBC Presidential Research Professor, Director of MDQuit Tobacco Resource Center and the Center for Community Collaboration at UMBC, and Co-developer of the Transtheoretical Model of Behavior Change
Darryl S. Inaba, PharmD, CATC V, CADC III National Trainer and Director of Clinical and Behavioral Health Services for the Addictions Recovery Center and Director of Research and Education of CNS Productions
Join presenter Christine Reilly for this free NAADAC webinar that will help learners get up-to-date on the latest research on gambling disorder. The webinar will focus on the prevalence of the disorder, at-risk subpopulations, the revised diagnostic code in DSM-5, options for brief screening, treatment strategies and relapse prevention.
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.
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!
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!
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!