Free NAADAC Webinar

February 20, 2014
Description

In this free webinar, NAADAC's President and Executive Director will provide a snapshot of our Association and its fundamentals: who we are, what we do and how we do it. The NAADAC Leadership will update you on the Association's advancements, current projects and goals for the future. Areas of discussion include:

  1. Professional Development - education, conferences and events in your area and online, workforce development and resources, current and developing standards of practice, and certification developments and changes;
  2. Public Engagement - NAADAC partnerships, publications and advocacy efforts, including ACA and parity; and
  3. Professional Services - resources and products to help you do your job.

Know what is going on in your profession! Attend this webinar to learn of ways to engage, use your membership benefits, and stay abreast of movements within the profession that can affect your career.

Price

Education is FREE to all professionals

Earn Continuing Education Credit

This webinar is not eligible for CE credit.

Presenters

Robert Richards has been a NAADAC board member for the past ten years and is currently NAADAC's President. Prior to that he served as NAADAC Treasurer, and Northwest Regional Vice President and has been involved in numerous committees. Bob is Director at two treatment facilities in Eugene, Oregon, a 22 bed residential detoxification facility and a 26 bed men's long term residential facility. During his 25+ years as an addiction professional he has worked as a counselor, clinical supervisor, administrator and educator. He is a past president of AADACO, (the Oregon Association of Addiction Professionals) and served on that board for nearly 14 years. He is a past member of CAAP, the ATTC founded Consortium for the Advancement of Addiction Professionals and has been a member of various state and local groups and taskforces including a detoxification taskforce and a heroin task force. He has also served as a “peer reviewer” during numerous site reviews for the State of Oregon Office of Mental Health and Addiction Services. Bob is an experienced trainer specializing in sociology of addiction, cultural aspects of addiction, advanced counseling skills and other topics.

Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, NCAC II, CCDC II, SAP, is the Executive Director of NAADAC, the Association of Addiction Professionals. She previously served as the Executive Director of Danya Institute and the Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center. Prior to this she was the Program Director for Volunteers of America Western Washington, serving homeless populations and dealing with the co-occurrence of poverty and substance abuse issues. In addition, she has been the administrator of multi-county, publicly funded alcohol/drug prevention/ intervention/ treatment centers with services ranging from prenatal care to the serving the elderly for over 20 years. Moreno Tuohy has been a trainer in Domestic Violence/Anger Management and Conflict Resolution for over 19 years as well as an International, National and State trainer in a variety of topics. She has served as President of NAADAC, Certification Board Commissioner, International Chair, Treasurer and Legislative Chair for NAADAC. Moreno Tuohy has also written training components and manuals regarding: Working with adolescents, adults, seniors, school intervention, involuntary commitment, community mobilization, intensive outpatient and continuing care, impaired driver programs, EAP and gang intervention/treatment.


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