Wellness and Recovery in the Addiction Profession Part Two: Food as Medicine

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

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Description

We live in a time of great stress. This presentation features a unique approach in yogic science for mental self-control. Participants will understand how food affects sleep, mood, energy, digestion, and elimination of a person in treatment. The presentation will explain food combinations and therapeutic juice formulas for cleansing and rebuilding. It will integrate practical tools, such as breathing techniques to counter cravings and restore nervous system strength that has been handicapped from the use of substances. Through these learned techniques, one can transition from recovery to self-discovery.

Presenter

Mukta Kaur Khalsa, PhD, has been the director of SuperHealth, a system of yogic science to break habits and addictive behavior, since 1973. She directed the first yogic-based hospital for those dually diagnosed with substance use and mental health disorders by JCAHO. Today, SuperHealth conducts worldwide trainings and is an educational and training provider by the National Certified Commission. SuperHealth is also an approved education provider through NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals; the State of California Board of Sciences for MFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, LEPs, RNs; and with the American Holistic Nurses Association and Physical Therapists in New Mexico.

Learning Objectives
  • Participants will be able to describe healing foods and their effect on the body, mind, and spirit.
  • Participants will be able to explain how food affects sleep, mood, energy, digestion, and elimination of a person in treatment.
  • Participants will practice breathing techniques to counter cravings and restore nervous system strength that has been handicapped by use of substances.
Content Level

Beginner and Intermediate

  • Beginning level courses introduce learners to a content area; include information about a condition, treatment method, or issue; and involve learning and comprehending content.
  • Intermediate level courses provide information that builds on knowledge practitioners with some experience already have. These courses focus on skill-building or adding knowledge, possibly following a brief overview of basic information, and involve using information in concrete situations and understanding the underlying structure of the material.
Interactivity

Polls and Q&A

Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)

A Certificate of Completion for 1.5 CEs is available by participating in this specialty online training and passing an online CE quiz. Those who successfully complete the full series and pass all six CE quizzes for this six-part series will be eligible to apply for the Certificate of Achievement for Wellness & Recovery in the Addiction Profession. Access to the online CE quiz will be in your NAADAC profile after registration.

Price

Receive 1.5 CEs for $25. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.

Accessibility

Live closed captioning is available and 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. In addition, transcripts are available for on-demand webinars recorded on and after March 27, 2019.


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