Jessica O’Brien, LCSW, CASAC, CPTM
Training & Professional Development Content Manager
Jessica O’Brien, LCSW, CASAC, CPTM, is the Training & Professional Development Content Manager at NAADAC. In this role, O’Brien is responsible for managing past, present, and future training content accessible to NAADAC members and the broader public. In addition, O’Brien works to ensure NAADAC’s training portfolio contains accurate and up-to-date clinical information that represents NAADAC’s philosophy, addiction treatment trends and needs, and includes updated ethical guidelines and policy updates.
Prior to joining NAADAC, O’Brien worked for ten years at Phoenix Houses of New York & Long Island where she began as a social worker and was quickly promoted to Clinical Supervisor and Program Director. Most recently she worked as the Director of Quality and Compliance which included oversight of staff training and development. O’Brien has been dedicated to the addiction field for over 12 years and has experience in a variety of settings, including: adolescent and adult outpatient, adolescent and adult intensive residential, school-based prevention, court-based services, stabilization, and recovery centers. O’Brien is a certified lead trainer in Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions for Substance Abuse (CBISA) and Calm Every Storm.