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!
Join NAADAC by lending your voice to help advance these meaningful policies forward by contacting Your U.S. Senators TODAY. You can find your U.S. Senators' phone numbers here or call the U.S. Capitol at 202-224-3121 and ask to be connected. Urge your Senators to support the Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018!
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.
Highlighted Voice of Recovery: Surviv[ED]. "I am a survivor. For most of my life I have struggled with depression, anxiety, Borderline Personality Disorder, and Anorexia Nervosa. Quite a mix there, huh? It’s almost too much for me to swallow sometimes too..."
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 email@example.com.
The NAADAC 2018 Annual Conference Features Exciting Special Events!
The NAADAC 2018 Annual Conference:Shoot for the Stars in Houston, TX, is less than a month away! In addition to the 90+ speakers and presentations in a variety of different subject tracks, the conference will also feature exciting special events to which all attendees are invited at no additional cost!
Here is a list of the Special Events we are offering this year:
Letter to My Mother Special Exhibit: Follow artist Branislav Jankic on a literary and visual look into the lives of mothers suffering from addiction in the Untied States. The project strives to lift the stigma of addiction and create an international support system for those suffering from this disease, particularly mothers.
Letter to My Mother Documentary and Panel Discussion:Join artist Branislav Jankic, producer Goran Macura, Ben Levenson of the Levenson Foundation, and Sherri Layton, LCDC, for a viewing of the film and a panel discussion on an impactful short film shot during the first exhibition of the project in New York in June of 2016.
NAADAC Education & Research Foundation (NERF) Live Auction: NERF is a charitable organization established to strengthen the health and vitality of individuals, families and communities through the advancement of the addiction profession. Please join us from for entertainment, light refreshments, and a lively auction of items from throughout the United States.
Comedy Show: Perfekty Broken by Mark Lundholm: Join comedian Mark Lundholm for his hilarious and hopeful, controversial and caring show “Perfekty Broken.” Hang onto your seats as this quickly-paced, all original, PG-35 rated comedy will enlighten, entertain, and inspire.
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!