NAADAC Free Webinar Series

NAADAC is happy to offer free addiction-specific education through its Free Webinar Series.  The 2019 Free Webinar Series releases two live webinars per month, which are then captured and made available for future viewing in NAADAC's Free On-Demand Webinar Library.

NAADAC members can get free continuing education hours (CEs) for this webinar series.  While viewing the education is free, non-members must pay to receive CEs.

To receive a CE certificate, follow these steps:

  1. Participate in a webinar by watching the live event or on-demand recording in its entirety. Each individual must register for the webinar and watch the entire presentation, which we will verify via our time tracking software. Note that downloading and reviewing the PowerPoint slides is not considered participation. You must register for and watch the presentation.
  2. Successfully pass the associated online CE quiz that is related to the webinar content.
  3. As a NAADAC member, you are able to get your CE certificate for free. Non-members must pay a fee get a CE certificate.
  4. NAADAC will email you a Certificate of Completion within 21 days.

For more information and technical support, see our FAQ page on the webinar series.

January - March 2019 Webinars

Implementing SBIRT in Rural Clinics: A How-to Guide
  • Wednesday, January 9, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Living in a Cloud: Adolescent Nicotine Use
  • Wednesday, January 23, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Finding Ambivalence and 10 Other Things About Motivational Interviewing
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Addressing the Opioid Crisis via Community-Based Technical Assistance
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Hunger for Healing: Evidence-Based Practice for Binge Eating Disorder
  • Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Guidelines to Developing Competence with Mindfulness-Based Interventions
  • Wednesday, March 27, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now

April - June 2019 Webinars

Less Is More: A Breakthrough Method for Lasting Change
  • Wednesday, April 10, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
The Uncomfortable Conversation About Slavery, Sex, and HIV
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Blurred Lines: The Convergence of Gaming and Gambling
  • Wednesday, May 8, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Guiding Clients in Self-Awareness for Authentic Identity Management
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Changing Minds: Implementing Harm Reduction
  • Wednesday, June 12, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Healing Addiction and Shame Through Self-Compassion
  • Wednesday, June 26, 2019 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now

July - September 2019 Webinars

Gender Responsive Trauma Informed Care: The First 72 Hours
  • Wednesday, July 10, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Rise in Recovery: The Science of Addiction and Spirituality of Healing
  • Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Strength-Based Mind-Body Practice: Building Internal Resources
  • Wednesday, August 21, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Intersection of Race, Culture, Chronic Disease and Chronic Pain
  • Wednesday, August 28, 2019 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Tobacco Use Disorder: The Neglected Addiction
  • Wednesday, September 11, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Rites of Passage: Culture of Recovery/Recovery of Culture
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now

October - December 2019 Webinars

Genetics of Substance Use Disorder and Neurotransmitter Solutions
  • Wednesday, October 9, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
How to Apply for NASAC Accreditation
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Register Now
Harm Reduction: 1 May Be Enough, and 1,000 IS Too Many
  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Register Now
Medication Assisted Recovery in Complex Situations
  • Wednesday, November 6, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Parents with PTSD: How Addiction Can Re-traumatize Families
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2019 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Register Now
What Addiction Professionals Should Know About Medical Marijuana
  • Wednesday, December 4, 2019 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
The Relationship Between Healthy Living and Relapse Prevention
  • Wednesday, December 18, 2019 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now

On Demand Webinars

These webinars are free to view anytime. Earn CE credit by simply passing the online CE Quiz after you watch the entire webinar! To view a full categorized listing please click here

Ethics Webinars

HIV/Bloodborne Pathogen Webinars

Advocacy Webinars

What’s Advocacy Got to Do With You and the Future of Addiction Services
  • Thursday, January 4, 2018 @ 2:00-3:00pm ET (1 CT/12 MT/11 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Medicaid Innovation Accelerator Program: Reducing Substance Use Disorders
  • Wednesday, January 17, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
42 CFR Part 2: Understanding the New Final Rules and Where We Go From Here
  • Wednesday, March 7, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Advocating in Your State – Where Most of the Rubber Meets the Road!
  • Wednesday, May 02, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
The Current Status of Federal Funding Supporting Substance Use Disorder Services
  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Building Effective Relationships with Lawmakers: Understand Your Role as a NAADAC Constituent 
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now

SAMHSA-NAADAC Workforce Webinars

Research to Strengthen Behavioral Health Workforce Capacity
  • Monday, September 7, 2017 @ 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET (12CT/11MT/10PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Focus on the Addiction and Mental Health Workforce: Increasing Retention For Today and Tomorrow
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 @ 4-5:30pm ET (3CT/2MT/1PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Focus on the Addiction and Mental Health Workforce: Increasing Retention For Today and Tomorrow
  • Monday, September 12, 2016 @ 4-5:30pm ET (3CT/2MT/1PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now

NASAC Webinars

How to Achieve NASAC Accreditation 
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Register Now
Why Seek NASAC Accreditation?
  • Friday, March 31, 2017 @ 2:00-3:00pm ET (1 CT/12 MT/11 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now

NAADAC Now Offers Closed Captioning for Webinars

NAADAC is proud to announce that closed captioning is now available on live NAADAC webinars! In addition, transcripts will be made available for on-demand webinars recorded on and after March 27, 2019.

The captioning capabilities are in compliance with the practices defined in Worldwide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

To access closed captioning for an upcoming webinar, register for the webinar and a link for closed captioning will be provided to you. Transcripts for on-demand webinars are available on each webinar webpage.

If you have any questions, please contact Samson Teklemariam at steklemariam@naadac.org.

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