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!
Today's Webinar: Implementing SBIRT in Rural Clinics: A How-to Guide
Wed, January 9, 2018 @ 3:00 - 4:00 pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
Join presenter Christine Chasek, PhD, LIMHP, LADC, MAC, for this free NAADAC webinar, which will discuss how substance use counselors can partner with healthcare providers in rural settings to implement cost-effective screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) practices that help identify and get patients the services they need.
Do you want to present at the NAADAC 2019 Annual Conference? NAADAC members and non-members are invited to submit a presentation proposal by Tuesday, January 15, 2019 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.
NAADAC and its Northwest affiliates are excited to announce the Northwest Regional Conference: Embracing the Future, a three-day conference from June 13 - June 15, 2019 at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Portland OR. Earn up to 24 CEs! The conference will feature three intensive days of training sessions with national trainers such as Carlo DiClemente, PhD, Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, BSW, NCAC II, CDC III, SAP and Mita Johnson, EdD, LPC, MAC, SAP. Interested in Presenting?
NAADAC is excited to welcome Irina Vayner, MS, as its new Exhibits & Ad Sales Manager. In this position, Vayner will manage all digital and print advertisement sales, as well as exhibits & sponsorships for the annual, regional, and state conferences and trainings.
Vayner joined NAADAC in November 2018. Prior to her time at NAADAC, Vayner worked as a Development Manager for the American Society of Addiction Medicine.
Vayner holds a Master of Science degree in Financial Management from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from American University.
New Dates Announced for the 2019 Advocacy in Action Conference
NAADAC’s 2019 Advocacy in Action Conference in Washington, D.C. will take place at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 with a Hill Day on Thursday,April 11, 2019.
Attend briefings on legislation, national budget, and advocacy issues, and receive training for visits to the Hill on April 10 and attend meetings on Capitol Hill on April 11.
Book your hotel room by March 15, 2019 to get a discounted room rate! NAADAC has arranged for a special discounted room rate of $227/night for conference attendees if booked at Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. To book your room, click here or call 301.965.4000 and ask for the NAADAC group rate.
2019 National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Programs
The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) is seeking clinicians, including behavioral and mental health professionals, who want to serve the nation’s underserved rural, urban, and tribal communities to participate in its Loan Repayment Program.
The NHSC Loan Repayment Program (NHSC LRP) offers licensed primary care clinicians in eligible disciplines the opportunity to receive loan repayment up to $50,000. In exchange, participants serve for at least two years at an NHSC-approved site in a designated Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA).
Ethically, addiction counselors and allied service providers have an obligation to protect their clients, their communities, and their career through the provision of ethical services. This three-part webinar series will define key terms used when discussing ethics, define guiding values that are foundational to ethical practice, what to consider prior to filing an ethics complaint, and how to assess ethical concerns and determine next steps.
Earn your CEs on your schedule, at home or in the office, wherever you have a computer, tablet, or phone!
This program is made possible by a grant awarded to the NBCC Foundation in collaboration with NAADAC, by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The program will administer up to 40 Master’s degree-level counseling fellowships of $15,000 for addictions counseling students, plus the travel expenses to participate in other program-related trainings.
NAADAC invites you to exhibit at its 2019 Annual Conference at Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL. Showcase your institution, product, or organization in front of industry thought leaders and over 1,000 addiction professionals from Sept. 28-30, 2019.
Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis with limited booth space offered. Our exhibit hall will sell out – don’t miss out! Sign up for your booth today!
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!