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September 2021

Journey Toward Recovery Rich Communities: Where We Have Been, Where We Are Now, Where We Are Going

9/23/2021
4pm Eastern / 3pm Central
In honor of Recovery Month this year, the Peer Recovery Center of Excellence, Faces & Voices of Recovery, ATTC Network, and the National Council for Mental Wellbeing are pleased to collaborate to bring you Journey Toward Recovery Rich Communities. In this two-hour webinar, we will host a diverse panel of experts who will take us through the past, present, and future of recovery-ready communities. Together, we will explore the elements of the recovery ecosystem, the role of advocacy, and what it takes to create recovery-rich communities.

This event will include live simultaneous interpretation
into Spanish and American Sign Language.
Location: Online Event
To register: https://umsystem.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEoduCqpjsiG9W8ccRBpqZTgpujgJsUBEZb


October 2021

Mental Health and Self Care plus Community Psychoeducation and Detection Tool Master Trainer Pilot

10/6/2021
9am Central African Time

Location: Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Contact Name: Goodman Sibeko
Contact Email: goodman.sibeko@uct.ac.za


Basics of Addiction Counseling: Theories, Practices, and Skills Pre-Conference Training Session

10/8/2021
11:00AM - 6:00PM ET
Join NAADAC on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 11:00am - 6:00pm ET (10CT/9MT/8PT) for the Basics of Addiction Counseling: Theories, Practices, and Skills Pre-Conference Training Session, presented by Don P. Osborn, PhD, LCAC, MAC.

This workshop is intended as both an introduction to the revised Module II of the Basics of Addiction Counseling: Desk Reference and a refresher on addiction counseling to assist those preparing to take the NCC AP credentialing tests.
Osborn will discuss theoretically-based approaches to counseling, counseling practices, modalities, and skills, and considerations for special populations in addiction counseling. This interactive workshop will also cover motivational interviewing, transtheoretical model of change, patient placement, co-occurring disorders, and mutual support groups.
Location: Virtual Event
For more information: https://www.naadac.org/ac21-pre-conference-sessions?_zs=5cIoP1&_zl=hkvM6#basics
To register: https://my.naadac.org/events/event-registration/?id=3e455083-96c4-eb11-ba5e-00155d9b1e6f&reload=timezone


South Africa ITTC Online (Live) Motivational Interviewing Training 4 CPD Points

10/10/2021 - 11/8/2021
10am Central African Time
This live training on Motivational Interviewing takes place weekly on Mondays from 10am til 11am SAST on the following dates: 11th, 18th, 25th October 2021 and 8th November 2021 (1st November is a public holiday).

Motivational Interviewing is a best-evidence approach for tackling harmful substance use and general motivation-related change, including that treatment non-adherence. It is an approach that does not seek to replace other therapeutic approaches, but that seeks instead to support and strengthen them. We strongly recommend that you complete this Online Tour of Motivational Interviewing before attending this training: https://healtheknowledge.org/course/index.php?categoryid=67
Location: South Africa
Contact Name: Nurain Tisaker
Contact Email: ittc@uct.ac.za
For more information: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJElcO2gqzovGNaT64WoU2MaZtjSvLzDcbQH
To register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJElcO2gqzovGNaT64WoU2MaZtjSvLzDcbQH


South Africa ITTC Online SBIRT Training 4 CPD Points

10/10/2021 - 11/8/2021
12 Noon Central African Time
This training on Screening Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for harmful substance use takes place weekly on Mondays from 12 noon til 1pm SAST on the following dates: 11th, 18th, 25th October 2021 and 8th November 2021 (1st November is a public holiday). We address use of validated screening tools (AUDIT and DUDIT) and brief intervention strategies as an approach to identifying and modifying harmful patterns of substance use.
Location: South Africa
Contact Name: Shaheema Allie
Contact Email: ittc@uct.ac.za
To register: https://uct-za.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUtc-usrj0rH93Juke61vKMolrnrqHjQ0yN


NAADAC 2021 Annual Conference

10/28/2021 - 10/30/2021
https://www.naadac.org/annualconference?_zs=BrHpO1&_zl=1oLC6


December 2021

National Addiction Leadership Conference

12/7/2021 - 12/9/2021
NAATP National 2021, scheduled for December 7-9, 2021 in Denver, Colorado.
Location: Denver, Colorado
For more information: https://www.naatp.org/training-events/national-addiction-leadership-conference


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