NAADAC Free Webinar Series

NAADAC is happy to offer free addiction-specific education through its Free Webinar Series.  The 2020 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. Click here to learn which organizations and boards accept NAADAC 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.

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

Download 2020 NAADAC Webinar Series Schedule Download NAADAC Webinar CE Quiz & CE Certificate Instructions

January - March 2020 Webinars

Resilient Families: Communication Cultivates Adaptability Within Family Systems
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Social Media and Ethical Dilemmas for Behavioral Health Clinicians

This webinar is sponsored by Brighter Vision.
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
The Wounded Healer: Helping the Helping Professional
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultivating Greater Meaning and Purpose to Prevent Relapse
  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
"The Wide World of Sports..." Wagering
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
The Progress Note: Where Law & Ethics Meet Efficiency

This webinar is sponsored by ICANotes.
  • Wednesday, March 25, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section I: Building a Successful Culture in Your Organization

The Peer Recovery Support Series is provided as a collaborative effort between the Great Lakes ATTC and NAADAC.
  • Friday, March 27, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
COVID-19: Telehealth for Opioid Addiction Interventions
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2020 @ 2:00-4:00pm ET (1 CT/12 MT/11 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now

April - June 2020 Webinars

The Impact of Disaster on Recovery: The Perfect Storm

This webinar is sponsored by Recovery Path.
  • Friday, April 3, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11am CT/10am MT/9am PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Connecting the Continuum: How Prevention & Recovery Models Fit Together

This webinar is sponsored by Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC.
  • Wednesday, April 8, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section II: Hiring, Onboarding, and Integration

The Peer Recovery Support Series is provided as a collaborative effort between the Great Lakes ATTC and NAADAC.
  • Friday, April 10, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section III: Understanding the Pathway and the Process

The Peer Recovery Support Series is provided as a collaborative effort between the Great Lakes ATTC and NAADAC.
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section IV: The Participatory Process for Solutions to Addiction
  • Friday, April 17, 2020 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Practical Recommendations in the Treatment of Eating Disorders


This webinar is sponsored by Recovery Record.

  • Wednesday, April 22, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section V: Supervision and Management

The Peer Recovery Support Series is provided as a collaborative effort between the Great Lakes ATTC and NAADAC.


This webinar is sponsored by Sober Peer.
  • Friday, April 24, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Psychological First Aid During COVID-19

This webinar is provided as a collaborative effort between the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) and NAADAC.
  • Wednesday, April 29, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session I: Shaping Policy and Practice Through Advocacy
  • Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Virtual Town Hall: Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on the Addiction Profession
  • Friday, May 8, 2020 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Energy Psychology Techniques for Reducing Trauma & Addiction
  • Wednesday, May 13, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section VI: A Deeper Dive Into Coaching Recovery

This webinar is sponsored by Sober Peer.
  • Friday, May 15, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Telehealth During COVID-19 and Beyond: Integrative Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders

This webinar is provided as a collaborative effort between the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) and NAADAC.
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Virtual Workplace Wellness: Successfully Managing Change and Reducing Stress

This webinar is sponsored by Anxiety Release App.
  • Friday, May 22, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
The Americans with Disabilities Act: SUD and Eliminating Discriminatory Barriers to Treatment and Recovery
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Substance Use Disorder in the African American Community & Virtual Town Hall
  • Wednesday, June 10, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
The Unbearable Heaviness of Loneliness

This webinar is sponsored by Sober Peer.
  • Friday, June 12, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Identifying Barriers and Resources When Working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing People with SUD
  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part I: Understanding SUD Disparities Among LGBTQIA People
  • Tuesday, June 30, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now

July - September 2020 Webinars

Counseling Emerging Adults With Substance Use Disorders

This webinar is sponsored by Carefrontations.
  • Wednesday, July 8, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session II: Updates on Federal SUD Funding
  • Friday, July 10, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part II: Social Class Bias and the Negative Impact on Treatment Outcomes
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part III: Do You Know Who You Are and For Whom You Provide Services?
  • Friday, July 17, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Measurement Based Care: An Essential Component of High-Quality Behavioral Healthcare
  • Wednesday, July 22, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part IV: Critical Issues in LGBTQIA Patient Care
  • Wednesday, July 29, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Increasing Effective Clinical Supervision for SUD Treatment Providers
  • Wednesday, August 5, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session III: Bolstering the Addiction Workforce – A Call to Action
  • Friday, August 7, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part V: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Latinx Communities
  • Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Understanding Sex Addiction as a Behavioral Addiction
  • Wednesday, August 19, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VI: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever
  • Friday, August 21, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VII: Four Directions of Diversity - Honoring Differences
  • Wednesday, August 26, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session IV: Confidentiality Rule Changes and 42 CFR
  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
The Impact of Disaster on Recovery: The Perfect Storm
  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT) Rescheduled to Friday, April 3, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11am CT/10am MT/9am PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VIII: Social Responsibility in the Addiction Profession & Town Hall
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Fostering Couple Recovery: Tools for Counselors and Therapists
  • Wednesday, September 16, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now

October - December 2020 Webinars

Cognitive Restructuring for PTSD: Non-Exposure Treatment for Trauma
  • Wednesday, October 14, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Dying to Connect: Addiction as an Attachment Disorder
  • Friday, October 16, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
The Addiction Professional’s Guide to Addressing Medical Marijuana Use Part 1
  • Wednesday, October 21, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
The Addiction Professional’s Guide to Addressing Medical Marijuana Use Part 2
  • Thursday, October 22, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Unintended Consequences of the Cannabis Panacea: What Addiction Specialists Need to Know
  • Wednesday, October 28, 2020 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Register Now
Advocacy Series, Session V: Bringing it Home – Grassroots Advocacy
  • Friday, October 30, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Working with Antisocial Personality: Etiology Through Treatment Interventions
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Utilizing Counterconditioning (Aversion) Treatment as an Effective CBT for SUD
  • Thursday, November 5, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Chasing Intensity: Stimulant, Sex, and the Search for Connection
  • Friday, November 6, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Adolescents with Co-Occurring Disorders: Already in our Care
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Always Daring Distraction: ADHD and Substance Use Disorders
  • Friday, November 20, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Practical Harm Reduction: Myths, Facts, and Practices
  • Wednesday, December 2, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Engaging Learners in Online Supervision
  • Friday, December 4, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Substance Use Disorders and Suicide: Addressing a Co-occurring Epidemic
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Register Now
Nonopiate Therapy for Chronic Pain
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now
Collision of SUD and COVID-19: A NIDA Update
  • Friday, December 18, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 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

The Progress Note: Where Law & Ethics Meet Efficiency

This webinar is sponsored by ICANotes.
Social Media and Ethical Dilemmas for Behavioral Health Clinicians

This webinar is sponsored by Brighter Vision.
Clinical Supervision in the Addiction Profession Specialty Online Training Series Part Three: Legal and Ethical Issues in Supervision
Clinical Supervision in the Addiction Profession Specialty Online Training Series Part Two: Using Technology for Clinical Supervision
What Addiction Professionals Should Know About Medical Marijuana
7 Ways to Legally and Ethically Expand Your Services with Evidence-Based Telehealth
Ethical and Professional Issues in Addiction Counseling, Section I: Definitions, Principles I-III, and Cases
Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling, Section II: How and Where to File Ethical Complaints, Principles IV-VI, and Cases
Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling, Section III: NAADAC’s Ethical Decision-Making Model, Principles VII-IX, and Cases
Personal and Professional Boundaries
NAADAC Code of Ethics, Part 1
NAADAC Code of Ethics, Part 2
A Touchy Subject: Ethics in Touching
Ethics in an Online World

Cultural Humility Webinars

Proceeds from the Cultural Humility Webinar Series through the end of the year will used to support Black students seeking an addiction-focused degree through a scholarship formed in partnership with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. More information on the scholarship will be coming soon.


Cultural Humility Series, Part I: Understanding SUD Disparities Among LGBTQIA People
  • Tuesday, June 30, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part II: Social Class Bias and the Negative Impact on Treatment Outcomes
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part III: Do You Know Who You Are and For Whom You Provide Services?
  • Friday, July 17, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part IV: Critical Issues in LGBTQIA Patient Care
  • Wednesday, July 29, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part V: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Latinx Communities
  • Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VI: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever
  • Friday, August 21, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VII: Four Directions of Diversity - Honoring Differences
  • Wednesday, August 26, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Cultural Humility Series, Part VIII: Social Responsibility in the Addiction Profession & Town Hall
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now

HIV/Bloodborne Pathogen Webinars

Peer Recovery Support Webinars


The Peer Recovery Support Series is provided as a collaborative effort between the Great Lakes ATTC and NAADAC.


Peer Recovery Support Series, Section I: Building a Successful Culture in Your Organization
  • Friday, March 27, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section II: Hiring, Onboarding, and Integration
  • Friday, April 10, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section III: Understanding the Pathway and the Process
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2020 @ 3:00-5:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section IV: The Participatory Process for Solutions to Addiction
  • Friday, April 17, 2020 @ 12:00-1:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section V: Supervision and Management

This webinar is sponsored by Sober Peer.
  • Friday, April 24, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Peer Recovery Support Series, Section VI: A Deeper Dive Into Coaching Recovery

This webinar is sponsored by Sober Peer.
  • Friday, May 15, 2020 @ 12:00-2:00pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 2 CEs
  • Watch Now

Advocacy Webinars

Advocacy Series, Session I: Shaping Policy and Practice Through Advocacy
  • Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session II: Updates on Federal SUD Funding
  • Friday, July 10, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session III: Bolstering the Addiction Workforce – A Call to Action
  • Friday, August 7, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now 
Advocacy Series, Session IV: Confidentiality Rule Changes and 42 CFR
  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020 @ 3:00-4:30pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Watch Now
Advocacy Series, Session V: Bringing it Home – Grassroots Advocacy
  • Friday, October 30, 2020 @ 12:00-1:30pm ET (11 CT/10 MT/9 PT)
  • Earn 1.5 CEs
  • Register Now

Click here to view the 2018 Advocacy Webinar Series.

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 Apply for NASAC Accreditation 
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 3-4:00pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch Now
How to Achieve NASAC Accreditation 
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
  • Earn 1 CE
  • Watch 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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Browse the Frequently Asked Questions section for answers or email NAADAC.