Calendar of Events

Find addiction treatment conferences, presentations, university functions, gatherings and more on our constantly updated calendar of events for the year. Many nonprofit organizations and treatment centers host functions throughout the year that are designed to provide education and support for those living a life in recovery and free of addiction to drugs or alcohol.

(Pub)-Indicates General Public Event  (Pro)-Indicates Professionals Only Event

Featured Events:

April 3-6: Innovations in Recovery. Location: San Diego, CA. Details: This conference arms behavioral health professionals and organizations with the tools they need to motivate people toward recovery, including the discussion of effective modalities to treat co-occurring disorders and process addictions. Contact:  frn@eventlogistics.com (Pro)

January, 2017

January 17: Safe and Effective Management of Pain and Addiction. Location: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center Auditorium – 5305 Elliott Drive, Ypsilantl, Michigan. Time:  7:30pm to 9:00pm (EST). Details:  A seminar on the various methods of pain management (both medicated and unmedicated) and their relative risks and benefits, and exploration of creative approaches to effective pain relief for people in recovery from substance use disorders. Contact: info@dawnfarm.org (Pro/Pub)

January 19-22: Space Coast Roundup. Location: Port Canaveral, Florida. Details: This roundup features AA speakers from across the country, a sobriety countdown, and fun nightly activities. Contact: 321-724-2247 (Pub)

January 31: Suicide Prevention and Addiction. Location:  St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Education Center Auditorium – 5305 Elliott Drive, Ypsilantl, Michigan. Time: 7:30pm to 9:00pm (EST). Details: As suicide, suicide attempts, and suicidal thinking is significantly higher in those struggling with substance addiction, Raymond Dalton (MA, CAADC) is holding a talk for those who fear their friend or loved one has an addiction and may be at risk for suicide.  Dalton will identify signs and symptoms of suicidal thoughts as well as the best way to help your struggling loved one. (Pub)

February, 2017

February 2–5: The Evolution of Addiction Treatment Conference.  Location: The Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Airport Hotel – 6101 West Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA. Details: Analyzing the past, present, and future of recovery addiction treatment, as well as showcasing new treatment models. Contact: help@sereneconnections.com (Pro)

February 20-22: Substance Use Disorders: A Comprehensive Review and Update 2017. Location: Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Lake Buena Vista, FL. Details: Attend this conference on substance use disorders to hear about the latest research and updates in the field. Contact: mghcme@mgh.harvard.edu (Pro)

March, 2017

More events coming soon.

April, 2017

April 3-6: Innovations in Recovery. Location: San Diego, CA. Details: This conference arms behavioral health professionals and organizations with the tools they need to motivate people toward recovery, including the discussion of effective modalities to treat co-occurring disorders and process addictions. Contact:  frn@eventlogistics.com (Pro)

May, 2017

May 21-23: 2017 National Addiction Leadership Conference. Location: Omni Barton Creek Resort and Spa – Austin, Texas. Details: Join the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) for its 39th annual conference for behavioral health professionals. Contact: info@naatp.org (Pro)

June, 2017

More events coming soon.

July, 2017

July 19-21: 43rd Annual Northwest Institute of Addictions Studies Conference. Location: Red Lion Hotel on the River – Portland, Oregon. Details: The theme of this year’s conference is “Everyday Attachment in Recovery: Creating Healthy, Connected Communities,” featuring keynote speakers Dr. Gabor Mate and J. Stuart Ablon, PhD. More information. Contact: cce@lclark.edu (Pro)