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!
Addiction counselors and allied service providers have an ethical obligation to protect their clients, their communities, and themselves through infection and disease containment. In addition, all National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals (NCC AP) national credentials require at least six hours of HIV/Bloodborne Pathogens-specific education.
Earn your CEs on your schedule, at home or in the office, wherever you have a computer, tablet, or phone!
From desk references to in-depth study guides, the NAADAC Bookstore has something for everyone. Hint: the addiction professional in your life might be interested in NAADAC's up-to-date evidence-based three-volume Basics of Addiction Counseling Desk Reference!
Enter HO10 at checkout to take advantage of this holiday discount. Sale ends December 31st.
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday reminds us to give back and be charitable to organizations that work to make a difference. Giving to NERF is tax-deductible.
NERF is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization established to strengthen the health and vitality of individuals, families and communities through the advancement of the addiction profession by:
Supporting the development of high-quality continuing education that addresses critical issues;
Facilitating the application of new research and technology to the practice of preventing and treating addictive disorders
Identifying and responding to policy and practice issues affecting addiction professionals and their clients; and
Aiding in homeland security programs and preparations as they relate to the prevention and treatment of addictive disorders.
Thanks to all of you, NERF gave out over 30 Annual Conference scholarships in 2018!
Make your tax-deductible donation to NERF today in honor of #GivingTuesday.
Do you want to present at the NAADAC 2019 Annual Conference? NAADAC members and non-members are invited to submit a presentation proposal for a 1.5 hour breakout session pertaining to current and relevant information on one of these nine topics:
Practice Management & Technology
NAADAC encourages young investigators, researchers, and addiction and co-occurring professionals from diverse organizations and disciplines to submit.
Upcoming Webinar: Building Healthy Relationships in Recovery: 10 Tips
Wed, November 28, 2018 @ 3:00 - 4:30 pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
Join Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, BSW, NCAC II, CDC III, SAP, for this free NAADAC webinar which provides an overview of a multi-component, multi-media tool for use by addiction and other helping professionals to assist adults and youth in addressing life trauma and conflict through knowledge, attitudes and skills developed in the frontal cortex of the brain.
Earn 1.5 CEs (free for NAADAC members - join now!).
Over 50 NAADAC members and other addiction professionals from across the country received up to date information on the state of the addiction workforce, the implications of the mid-term elections, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, and a robust training on effective advocacy for meetings on Capitol Hill.
On November 13th, attendees gathered at Capitol Hill and conducted over a dozen meetings with Senators and Congresspeople. Advocates thanked representatives for their work on the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act and brought attention to the issues that were still of concern to addiction professionals and those in the country affected by substance use disorder.
Thank you to our Sponsor Seabrook for its generous support!
NAADAC in Orlando: Conflict Resolution for Recovery Training
Join NAADAC's Executive Director, Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CDC III, SAP for a two-day training on Romancing the Brain: Conflict Resolution for Recovery in Orlando, FL, on December 6-7, 2018. Earn 14 CEs! 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 December 8th in Orlando. Earn an additional 7 CEs!
Nationally Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialists are individuals who are in recovery from substance use or co-occurring mental health disorders. Their life experiences and recovery allow them to provide recovery support in such way that others can benefit from their experiences.
Take advantage of this limited time offer by visiting the NAADAC website at www.naadac.org/ncprss. This one-time test-exemption offer is available through December 31, 2018.
Are you an education provider that provides Peer Recovery Support training? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how you can be listed as an available resource on our website.
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!