2014 Annual Conference Materials

What a Success!

With over 700 participants, 70 exhibitors, 80 presentations, and 94 presenters and panelists, the NAADAC 2014 Annual Conference & 40th Anniversary Celebration in Seattle, WA from September 26 – October 1, 2014 was a huge success! Participants left the conference updated on the latest trends and issues that impact all addiction-focused professionals, built their businesses and networks, celebrated NAADAC's 40th Anniversary, and had fun!

Conference Materials by Day

Friday - 9/26

Monday - 9/29

Saturday - 9/27

Tuesday - 9/30

Sunday - 9/28

Wednesday - 10/1

Pre-Conference Seminars

Post-Conference Seminars

Gambling Track

 

 

 


 

 

FRIDAY - SEPTEMBER 26, 2014

PRE-CONFERENCE SESSIONS

Marijuana: The Forgotten Drug - presented by Darryl S. Inaba, PharmD, CADAC III
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What's New in the DSM-5 and the New ASAM Criteria? New Directions, New Criteria - presented by David Mee-Lee, MD
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Professional Ethics: 50 Shades of Gray - presented by Michael Wagner, LICSW, MAC
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Saturday - September 27, 2014

MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

I'm a Supervisor but Who Am I Really: a Psycho-Spiritual Approach to Supervision as a Tool to Assist the Supervisor - presented by Christopher Shea, MA, CRAT, CAC-AD
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Heroin is my Mother and Booze is my Father - Addiction as an Attachment Disorder - presented by Michael G Bricker, MS, CADC II, LPC
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The Ethics of Multiple Roles in Small Communities - presented by Matthew Mejia, PsyD, MA, LPC, Licensed Psychologist and James Ward, MSW, LAC, LSW
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Marijuana and Youth: Legal, Medical, Recreational Use and Addiction Implications - presented by Stephen P. Bogan, MA, LMHC, CDP
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Leadership Orientation (Part 1 of 2): Strategic Planning and NAADAC Initiatives - presented by Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CCDC III, SAP, Robert Richards, MA, NCAC II, CADC III, and Catherine M. Iacuzzi, PsyD, MLADC, LCS
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Naloxone, Naltrexone, Nalmefene: Management of Overdose, Rapid Detoxification and Addiction Cravings - presented by Darryl S. Inaba, PharmD, CATC-V, CADC III
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Kids and Khemicals, an Integrated Family Program - presented by Laura Dickerson, MC, LAC, NCAC I, SAP, Leigh Schickendantz, MA, LCPC, and Mark Leitzel, LCPC
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Tech Support: Using Technology to Support Ongoing Recovery - presented by Susie Mullens, MS, LPC, ALPS, AADC-S, SAP
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INCASE - Appreciative Inquiry Research Dealing with College Student Prescription Drug Abuse - presented by Margaret A Smith, EdD, LADC, John Finneran, PhD, LADC-1, Jeanelle Boyer, PhD, and Marj Droppa, PhD
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AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Recovery Month: A Vehicle to Engage New Recovery Workforce Recruits - presented by Ivette Torres, MEd, MSc
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Neurobiology-Informed Addiction Intervention and Treatment: Beyond PAWS - presented by Joe Terhaar, PhD
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Powerful Solutions for Addictions: Energy Psychology and Energy Medicine - presented by Michael DeMolina, MS, MAC, LPC, DCEP
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The Counselor’s Role in Medication Assisted Recovery - Gary Blanchard, MA, LADCI
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DSM-5 and Its Use by Substance Use Professionals - presented by Greg Bauer, CDP, NCACI
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Leadership Orientation (Part 2 of 2): Strategic Planning and Initiatives: State Level - presented by Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CCDC III, SAP, Robert Richards, MA, NCAC II, CADC III, and Catherine M. Iacuzzi, PsyD, MLADC, LCS
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Trauma and Addiction: Making the Connection - presented by Denise Tordella, MA, LPC
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LGBTQ Affirmative and Integrative Care Models - presented by Monica O’Connell, MA, LMFT, LADC and Buster Ross, MA, CADC II, LPC-RI
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AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: Beyond Opiates - Evolving Sciences of Pain and Addiction - presented by Darryl Inaba, PharmD, CADAC III

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Sunday - September 28, 2014

KEYNOTE: The Opioid Epidemic - the Way In and the Way Out - presented by Mel Pohl, MD, FASAM

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MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Grace Unfolding: Using Body-Centered Psychotherapy in the Treatment of Substance Abuse & Co-Occurring Developmental Needs, Deficits, or Trauma - presented by Kedar Brown, MEd, NCC, LPC, CHT
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Codependency, Relationship Addiction and Eating Disorders - presented by Gregory L. Jantz, PhD, LMHC, CDP, CEDS
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Cultural Elements in Treating Hispanic and Latino Populations - presented by Cielo Mohapatra
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How Do HIPAA & 42 CFR Part 2 Really Affect Your Everyday Work? - presented by John Dunbar
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Providing Gender Specific Treatment: Strategies for Implementing Effective Approaches - presented by Raven James, PhD
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Addressing Tobacco: A Recovery-Oriented Integrated Systems Approach - presented by Tony Klein, MPA, CASAC, NCAC II
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Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Addictions Recovery - presented by Lynn Moore, LADC, EAP ADV and Heather Jeffrey, EAP ADV, CTC
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INCASE - Challenges in Teaching Ethics to Addictions Counselors - presented by Alan Cavaiola, PhD, LPC, LCADC and Edward Reading, PhD, LCADC
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AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Becoming More Aware of the ACA/Medicaid Impact on Insurance Billing - presented by Beverly Remm
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Feed Up, Feed Forward, and Feedback: Effective Leadership Skills for Clinical Supervisors - presented by Thomas Durham, PhD, LADC
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Breaking the Intergenerational Pattern of Substance Abuse - presented by Robert L. Neri, LMHC, CAP
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Let’s Look at the Competencies for Addressing Spiritual Issues in Counseling - presented by Margaret (Peggy) Tana, MEd, MAT, LPC, LCADC
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Radical Acceptance – Getting to the Root of the Problem - presented by Debra Meehl, DD, MSW
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Process Addictions and the LGBT Community: Diverse Population, Diverse Treatment - presented by Jeff Zacharias, LCSW, CAADC, BRI-I, CSAT Candidate
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Beyond the Myths: The Science of Marijuana - presented by Ronald A. Chupp, MSW, LCSW, LCAC, NCAC II
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Resentment is the Number One Offender - and Why You Must Address It Now! - presented by Robb Hicks, MD
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INCASE - Educating Adult Students: A Comprehensive Model for Training Addictions Professionals - presented by Elizabeth Donnellan, MEd, ABD, FT
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EVENING EVENT: Anonymous People Film Screening & Panel - Panelists: Susie Mullens, MS, LPC, ALPS, AADC-S, SAP & Gerry Schmidt, MA, MAC, LPC

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Monday - September 29, 2014

KEYNOTE: NALGAP’s 35th Anniversary Plenary Panel Session: LGBT Addiction Treatment and Recovery - Where We Were Then; Where We Are Now - Moderator: Laura Fenster Rothschild, PhD ; Panelists: Philip T. McCabe CSW, CAS, CDVC, DRCC, Craig Sloane, LCSW, CASAC, Jeff Zacharias, LCSW, CAADC, BRI-I, CSAT Candidate and Raven James, PhD

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MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Working with Family Members of People with Addiction: Evidence-Based Methods for Helping Family Members Get Their Loved One into Treatment - presented by Christeine Terry, PhD and Jason Luoma, PhD
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Trying Differently Not Harder: Improving Treatment Outcomes by Accommodating Brain Based Conditions like FASD - presented by David Gerry and Diane Malbin, MSW
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Family Transformation for Adolescent Males - presented by James Campbell, MA, CAC II and Adam Brickner, MPA
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The Affordable Care Act: Responding with Co-Occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Competency - presented by Angele Moss-Baker, LPC, LMFT and Omorinike Hamilton, LPC, CRC, NCC, NCACII
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When We Get Behind Closed Doors: Clinical Supervision for Client Safety and Clinician Growth - presented by Alan Lyme, LCSW, ICCS, ICADC
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Potentially Beneficial Interactions: Implications for Counselors Working in Substance Use Disorder Counseling - presented by Kevin Doyle, EdD, LPC, LSATP
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Couple Recovery Development Approach (CRDA): A Research-based Systemic Approach to Recovery - Bob Navarra, PsyD, MFT, MAC and Eve Ruff, MS, CDP
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Trauma Informed Care: Using EBPs to Advanced Addiction Treatment - presented by Samson Teklemariam, MA, LPC
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INCASE: Bridging the Gap Between Disciplines: Anthropological Insights into Substance Use and Grassroots Recovery Movements - presented by Peter L. Myers, PhD
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AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

The Family Transformation Model for Women & Children - presented by Adam Brickner, MPA
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Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention: An Overview - presented by Therissa A. Libby, PhD
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Chemical Dependency Care as a Curriculum Culture: Envisioning Ourselves as Educators - presented by Jerry Blackburn, BA, CDP
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The Addict...and What the Police Officer Sees - presented by Carlos Cruz
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Why are National Credentials Important? - presented by Kathy Benson, NCAC II, SAP
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Promoting Collaborative Integration - presented by Mita M Johnson, LPC, LMFT, ACS, LAC, MAC, SAP, EdD (c)
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Doing Recovery Perfectly and Other Absurd Ideas - presented by Frances Patterson, PhD, LADAC, MAC, BCPC, CCJAS, SAP, QCS
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Motivation For Maintenance: Developing Discrepancy from Moments of Addictive Relapse - presented by George DuWors, MSW, LICSW, BCD
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AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: Federal and State Panel and Update on Implications for the Addiction Workforce - presented by David Mineta, MSW (ONDCP), David Dickinson (SAMHSA), Jack Stein PhD (NIDA), and Ken Stark (WA State)

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Tuesday - September 30, 2014

KEYNOTE: Problem Gambling and Process Addictions: Overlooked or Overshadowed by Substance Addictions? Where Do They Fit Into Our Practice? - Moderated by Maureen Greeley; Panelists: Charles Maurer, PhD, ABPP, NCGC-II, WSCGC-II, BACC, Denise Quirk, MA, MFT, LADC, NCGC-II, CPGC-S, and Jon Grant, JD, MD, MPH

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MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

A New Environment for Addiction Treatment: Navigating ACA, EBTs and DSM-5 - presented by Steve Allen, PhD
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Dependence and Its Dear Friend Codependence - presented by Jeanne Hayes, LMHC, LCAC, ICAC II
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Nutrition, Mental Health, and Behavior Change: Rethinking the Current Model of Health - presented by Luke Meier, PLMHP, Certified Sports Nutritionist
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The Recovery to Practice (RTP) Initiative: Educational Opportunities for the Recovery-Oriented Addiction Professional - presented by Misti Storie, MS, NCC
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Mind Altering...Synthetic (Designer) and Naturally Occurring…Drugs - presented by C.C. Nuckols, PhD
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Technology—Good or Evil?  YES! - presented by John Dunbar
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The Time Has Come to Recognize 12 Step Concepts as an Evidenced-Based Best Practice - presented by Robert L. Malphrus, MEd, CDP, PhD
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INCASE - Addiction Faculty Round Table - presented by Margaret A. Smith, EdD, LADC and Vicki Michels, PhD
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AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Spirituality and Healthcare - presented by William G. Starr, DMin, MAC, CDP
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Addiction Counselor Licensure: A National Model in Development and Rationale for Legislation - presented by Don Osborn, PhD, LCAC, MAC
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Mary Jane: Weeding out Fact from Fiction (a 2014 Health Perspective) - presented by Pete Katz, BA LCDC, ADC Level III Diplomate, ICADC
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The Perfect Storm: Gay Men, Crystal Meth, and Sex Cultural Considerations for Gay Affirming Treatment - presented by Craig Sloane, LCSW, CASAC
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Problem Gambling Programs in Tribal Communities; Cultural and Clinical Considerations - presented by Sarah Sense-Wilson LMHC, CDP, WSCC-II, NCGC-I, Daniel Felizardo, MPA, CDP, and Paula Winnier
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AFTERNOON PLENARY: Art and Science of Healing: Finding the Healing Self Inside - presented by C.C. Nucklos, PhD

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Wednesday - October 1, 2014

POST-CONFERENCE SESSIONS

The Training Point: How to Provide Exceptional Learning Experiences - presented by Laurie Krom, MS
 
Romancing the Brain - presented by Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CCDC III, SAP
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The Science of Recovery: Advanced Seminar - presented by C.C. Nuckols, PhD
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Co-Occurring Disorders - presented by Gerry Schmidt, MA, MAC, LPC
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Gambling Track

 

Tuesday - September 30, 2014

KEYNOTE: Problem Gambling and Process Addictions: Overlooked or Overshadowed by Substance Addictions?  Where Do They Fit Into Our Practice? - Moderated by Maureen Greeley; Panelists: Charles Maurer, PhD, ABPP, NCGC-II, WSCGC-II, BACC, Denise Quirk, MA, MFT, LADC, NCGC-II, CPGC-S, and Jon Grant, JD, MD, MPH

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Gambling Disorders: Rarely a Simple Matter - presented by Charles Maurer, PhD, ABPP, NCGC-II, WSCGC-II, BACC
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Gambling 101: Gambling as an Addictive Disorder - presented by Denise Quirk, MA, MFT, LADC, NCGC-II, CPGC-S
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Wednesday - October 1, 2014

Neurobiology and Gambling Addiction - presented by Jon Grant, JD, MD, MPH
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Psychosocial Treatments for Gambling Disorder - presented by Jon Grant, JD, MD, MPH
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Problem Gambling Programs in Tribal Communities; Cultural and Clinical Considerations - presented by Sarah Sense-Wilson LMHC, CDP, WSCC-II, NCGC-I, Daniel Felizardo, MPA, CDP, and Paula Winnier. 
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