NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, hosts conferences and trainings all year long that will provide you with opportunities to earn CEs, learn from experienced trainers, network with NAADAC leadership, industry leaders, and peers, and so much more!

Do you want to see more events taking place virtually or near you? Visit NAADAC's Calendar of Events!

U.S. DOT Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) Requalification Course - 12 CEs

Thursday, December 8 - Friday, December 9, 2022

*Please note the new date for this training!* 

This two-day virtual NAADAC training, presented by NAADAC Immediate Past President Mita M. Johnson, EdD, LPC, MAC, SAP, CTHP-II, will provide you with the required 12 hours of professional development relevant to performing SAP functions for people who wish to renew their U.S. DOT SAP Qualification obtained through NAADAC within the last three years. Registration Includes SAP Manual, access to the 25-Question Requalification Exam or 100-Question Initial Qualification Exam, and a SAP Requalification or Initial SAP Qualification Application.

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Romancing the Brain: Conflict Resolution for Recovery  - 12 CEs

Wednesday, December 14 - Thursday, December 15, 2022

Join NAADAC Executive Director Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, BSW, NCAC II, CDC III, SAP, for a two-day virtual Romancing the Brain: Conflict Resolution for Recovery (CRR) training from 12:00pm ET to 7:00pm ET (11CT/10MT/9PT) on December 14-15, 2022. The virtual CRR training is a two-day therapeutic training that is skill-based and focused on the brain, including how the brain works in conflict and strategies to affect the quality of recovery in relationships. Upon completing the 12-hour training, participants will earn a Certificate of Completion for 12 CEs! Registration includes a CRR Training Kit.

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U.S. DOT Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) initial qualification Course - 12 CEs

Monday, January 23 - Tuesday, January 24, 2023

This two-day NAADAC training will provide you with the required 12 hours of professional development relevant to performing SAP functions for people who wish to obtain their U.S. DOT SAP Qualification through NAADAC.

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Engagement in the Black Community: A Virtual NAADAC Summit

Thursday, February 9 - Friday, February 10, 2023

Open to all professionals, this summit seeks to foster diversity, openness, and inclusion within the recovery community, and highlight some of the unique needs and traits of this identified group. Please note, while the summit is free to attend, non-members must pay to receive CEs. NAADAC members can earn CEs for free! Join NAADAC now!

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NAADAC 50th Anniversary Cruise - 18.5 CEs

Mexican Riviera
Sunday, February 12 - Sunday, February 19, 2023

Join NAADAC in celebrating it's 50th anniversary on the NAADAC 50th Anniversary Cruise to the Mexican Riviera on February 12-19, 2023!

Travel to Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta from Los Angeles on the Norwegian "Joy" with NAADAC leadership, trainers, and other NAADAC members. Earn up to 18.5 CEs during six days of training sessions, networking, and fun!

To sign up for this trip or for more information, including pricing, please contact In This Life Travel by calling 805.927.6910 or by email at [email protected].

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NAADAC 2023 Advocacy in Action Conference & Hill Day

Bethesda, MD & Washington, DC
Wednesday, March 8 - Thursday, March 9, 2023

Join NAADAC for the first in-person Advocacy in Action Conference & Hill Day since 2019! This year's Advocacy in Action Conference will take place live in Bethesda, MD on March 8 followed by a Hill Day on Capital Hill on March 9!

The Advocacy in Action Conference will feature many amazing speakers and panelists from government agencies and private organizations.

Registration coming soon...

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6th Annual Alaska Training Institute (in-person)

In-person in Anchorage, AK
Monday, April 17 - Tuesday, April 18, 2023

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Northwest Regional Conference (in-person)

In-person in Seattle, WA
July 2023

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Naadac 2023 annual Conference (in-person)

In-person in Denver, CO
Friday, October 6 - Wednesday, October 11, 2023

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