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|November 7, 2012||to||November 8, 2012|
The 28th Annual Substance Abuse Services State of the Art Conference – “Empowering Professionals and Embracing Change”
Location: Greenville Hilton, Greenville NC
“This premier annual conference, the 28th Annual State of the Art Conference, continues with its tradition of providing quality training to substance abuse and related professionals. The Eastern Region Substance Abuse Services Training Committee has worked hard to keep costs as low as possible, while still providing outstanding sessions for new and seasoned practitioners. Staying true to its focus as the Eastern Region Substance Abuse Services State of the Art Conference, the conference will provide cutting edge sessions as well as sessions that fulfill credentialing and accreditation requirements. A clinical supervision credit session is offered, and the three (3) hour subcategory NC Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board (NCSAPPB) training requirements topics (nicotine dependence, psychopathology, evidence-based treatment approaches, substance abuse issues in older adults or substance abuse issues affecting veterans) are available as well, which can all be in one topic or a combination, according to the Board. Dynamic concurrent and plenary sessions offer best practice and credentialing training.”Target Audience: This conference will be of immense benefit to substance abuse/addictions/prevention professionals and adult services professionals, including psychologists, social workers, counselors, case managers, psychotherapists, health educators, clinicians and therapists working with adults or adolescents with substance use issues, as well as interested others. This also includes professionals with school systems, social services, corrections/criminal justice, public health, and rehabilitation.