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Genetics of Substance Use Disorder and Neurotransmitter Solutions Wed, 10/09/19 3-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT) Earn 1 CE More Information Register Now!
Mental Health for Military Populations: Core Clinical Competencies for Treating Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families Sat, 10/19/19 12-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT) Earn 1.5 CEs More Information Register Now!
Today's Webinar: Tobacco Use Disorder - The Neglected Addiction
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET(2CT/1MT/12PT)
Join presenter Andree Aubrey, MSW, LCSW, CTTS (Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist), for this FREE NAADAC webinar that will examine the benefits of tobacco cessation in improving depression, anxiety, affect and overall psychological quality of life and improvements in long term abstinence rates from alcohol or illicit drugs.
#NAADAC2019 Is Almost Here! Earn Up to 43 CEs from Over 60 Breakout Sessions in Ten Subject Tracks
The NAADAC 2019 Annual Conference features over 60 breakout sessions in ten different educational subject tracks, including Pharmacotherapy, Clinical Skills, Recovery Support, Co-occurring Disorders, Practice Management, Process Addictions, Cultural Humility, Peer Recovery, INCASE/Education, and Professional Development.
Join us in Orlando, FL at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld from September 28 - October 3, 2019 for six days of education, training, networking, and capacity-building with thought leaders in the addiction profession! Earn up to 43 CEs!
TBHI is an institute devoted to training and consultation with professionals seeking to develop the legal, ethical, and clinical competencies related to working with technology in behavioral health.
NAADAC members will get $10 off TBHI webinars (1 CE each) and a 20% discount on telehealth training and certification packages to help them expand into telehealth in an informed, ethical, and legal way.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET(2CT/1MT/12PT)
Join presenters Diane Sevening, EdD, LAC, MAC, Gerard J. Schmidt, MA, LPC, MAC, and Joseph Rosenfeld, PhD, for this FREE NAADAC webinar that will provide a brief overview of the history of NASAC as well as the purpose for creating the Commission to oversee, foster and certify colleges and universities in the development of specific degreed programs focusing on addiction studies. The format of the presentation will focus on how to successfully complete the application process for a college or university to submit for consideration of certification.
Newly updated in 2018, the independent study course includes the 160-page manual and an online independent study exam that can be completed for 8 nationally-approved continuing education hours (CEs) and serve as useful practice for certification/licensure exams.
This introductory educational program is designed for those who do not have a significant background with co-occurring disorders and discusses:
The many myths related to mental illness treatment,
Barriers to assessing and treating co-occurring disorders,
Relevant research and prevalence data,
Commonly encountered mental disorders,
Applicable screening and assessment instruments, and
Issues surrounding medication management and coordinating with other mental health professionals.
2018 Update includes:
DSM-5 diagnostic criteria and newest ASAM criteria,
An expanded list of medications,
Treatment Strategies, and
Support of evidence-based practice and theory by research published since the last edition.
National Addiction Professionals Day Is in Two Weeks!
National Addiction Professionals Day, the day established by NAADAC to commemorate the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis, is on September 20, 2019!
What are you doing to celebrate? Whether you're holding a local event to celebrate the powerful work of addiction services professionals, or commemorating the day in another way, we want to hear from you! Send information about your event to Caitlin Corbett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take Advantage of NAADAC's New Webinar Sponsorship Opportunity!
NAADAC's new Webinar Sponsorship opportunity gives your product, organization, or company significant recognition before, during and after a nationally broadcasted NAADAC webinar, increasing brand recognition, and making a lasting impression.
NAADAC live webinars each draw an average of 700–1,000 addiction professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, employee assistance professionals, and other helping professionals who are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.
Archived On Demand webinars, permanently located on the NAADAC website, each receive an average of more than 4,000 views in a 12-month period.
Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity at a value you won’t find anywhere else!
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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!