NAADAC 2019 Call for Webinar Presentations    

Submission Due Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Development of the 2019 NAADAC Webinar Series is underway, and we invite you to collaborate with us!  The Webinar Series is wildly successful, with over 130,000 professionals trained so far. 

If you are a subject-matter expert on a topic relevant to addiction professionals, we encourage you to apply for a chance to present on a nationally-broadcasted webinar.  

Submit a Presentation

Webinar Topics

NAADAC welcomes webinar presentations on the following topics:

  • Addiction counseling skills
  • Addiction counseling theories
  • Adolescents
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety disorders
  • The ASAM Criteria
  • Bipolar disorders
  • Bloodborne pathogens
  • Brain neurochemistry & science 
  • Central nervous system depressants
  • Central nervous system stimulants
  • Child welfare
  • Chronic pain
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Co-occurring disorders
  • Criminal justice
  • Cultural humility
  • Depressive disorders
  • DSM-5
  • Eating disorders
  • Effectiveness of evidence-based practices
  • Ethics
  • Eye movement desensitization
    & reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome
  • Gambling disorder
  • Hallucinogens
  • Harm reduction
  • Intake interviewing
  • Internet addiction
  • Laws impacting addiction treatment
  • Marijuana
  • Medications
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Nicotine
  • Note-taking
  • Nutrition
  • Opioids
  • Personality Disorders
  • Physical abuse & neglect
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Recovery support 
  • Relapse prevention
  • Schizophrenia spectrum disorders
  • Screening & assessment
  • Self-care 
  • Sexual abuse
  • Sexual addiction
  • Stress management
  • Telehealth 
  • Trauma
  • Treatment planning
  • Veterans
Webinar details
  • All webinars are free to participants. Optional CE credit will be provided by NAADAC for free to members of NAADAC and $15, $20, and $25 (depending on length of webinar) for non-members.
  • NAADAC will consider proposals for 1, 1.5 and 2 hour webinars only.
  • Maximum 2 presenters per presentation; previous training experience is required.
  • The live event will be recorded and posted on NAADAC’s website for future free, on-demand viewing.
NAADAC will provide
  • Hosting capacity for up to 1,000 live participants, and unlimited views on-demand.
  • Aggressive advertisement to NAADAC’s entire membership (10,500+), constituent list (48,000+ addiction professionals), social media lists (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), and affiliate networks.
  • Registration processing.
  • PowerPoint assistance.
  • Detailed webpage on NAADAC website that contains description, learning objectives, presenter(s) information, and an on-demand file for convenient free viewing by participants.     
How will webinar presentations be selected?  

NAADAC will accept call for webinar presentation applications until the close of business on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Applications will be selected according to the following criteria: 

  • All sections of the application are complete. 
  • Description and learning objectives are clearly stated.
  • Session structure and organization are clearly defined.
  • Presenters have sufficient training experience and knowledge of the subject matter.
  • The topic area corresponds with those most in demand by the addiction profession.

The Selection Committee will contact chosen presenters via email by September 21, 2018.


Please contact NAADAC Director of Training, Tom Durham, PhD at