Calendar of Events for Addiction Hope

The Addiction Hope Calendar helps you 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.

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Addiction Hope Calendar

May 2019

May 5-7: National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) 41st Annual Conference Details: Join us for NAATP National 2019, the 41st Annual Addiction Leadership Conference of The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers. NAATP is excited to host the addiction field in 2019 in our nation’s capital at the historic Omni Shoreham Hotel. We are particularly pleased to extend our annual event this year to a fourth day, May 8th, for NAATP National Hill Day 2019. Location: Washington, D.C. Additional Information: https://www.naatp.org/training/national-addiction-leadership-conference

May 12 – 18: SAMHSA National Prevention Week Details: National Prevention Week is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, mental health and/or substance use disorders. Additional Information: https://www.samhsa.gov/prevention-week/about

July 2019

July 21-25: National Commission Correctional Health Care Annual Conference Details: The Annual Conference theme is “Courts and Society: Creating Public Trust Through Engagement and Innovation.” Courts have a responsibility to serve the citizenry and in fact, society depends and expects the courts to provide an impartial judicial process as the third branch of government. This Annual Conference will focus on improving the public’s trust in courts through active engagement and innovation. Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Additional Information: https://nacmnet.org/conferences/

July 24-25: Addiction Science 2019 – 2nd World Congress on Advances in Addiction Science and Medicine Conference Details: Addiction Science 2019 welcomes attendees, presenters, and exhibitors from all over the world to Rome, Italy. We are delighted to invite you all to attend and register for the “2nd World Congress on Advances in Addiction Science and Medicine.” Location: Rome, Italy Additional Information: https://addiction.cmesociety.com/

September 2019

September: SAMHSA National Recovery Month September 2019 Details: Every September, SAMHSA sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. The annual theme is Join the Voices for Recovery: Together We Are Stronger. Additional Information: https://recoverymonth.gov/

September 7: Shatterproof Rise Up Against Addiction Community 5K Location: Chicago, Illinois Additional Information: https://www.shatterproof5k.org/chicago

October 2019

October 19-23: American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc. (AATOD) 2019 Conference Details: The 2019 conference theme, “Out of the Shadows: Managing the Opioid Epidemic through the Continuum of Care” highlights the issues and challenges of medication-assisted treatment in the context of the current opioid use/abuse epidemic. Our intent is to educate and promote acceptance and integration of MAT options by patients, families, clinicians, the medical system, judicial systems, government, policy makers, social service administrations, and the general public. Location: Orlando, Florida Additional Information: https://www.eventscribe.com/2019/AATOD/

November 2019

November 16: Shatterproof Rise Up Against Addiction Community 5K Location: Dallas, Texas Additional Information: https://www.shatterproof5k.org/dallas

January 2020

January 21-26: National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week. Description: Mark your calendars for the 10th anniversary of National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week. National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week links students with scientists and other experts to counteract the myths about drugs and alcohol that teens get from the internet, social media, TV, movies, music, or from friends. Additional Information: here. (Pub/Pro)