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 Event:

Greg Holich

September 21: CE Event: “DBT and the 12-Step Model for Addiction Treatment” Time: 9:00pm EST. Presenter: Greg Holich, MS, LPC, of Timberline Knolls. Details: In this workshop, participants will learn more about the principles of DBT and how they can be applied to support clients in a clinical setting for addiction treatment. Contact: [email protected] (Pro)


Events:

September, 2017

September 14-17: Annual Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders. Location: Cape Cod, MA. Details: Earn up to 30.5 hours of continuing education and choose from more than 55 challenging workshops. More information. (Pro)

September 16: 2017 Art of Recovery Expo. Location: Phoenix, AZ. Details: Held in Phoenix and open to the public, the event aims to educate the community about addiction, the affect it has on families and the various solutions. The event will focus on young adult and family recovery. More information. (Pro)

September 21: CE Event: “DBT and the 12-Step Model for Addiction Treatment” Time: 9:00pm EST. Presenter: Greg Holich, MS, LPC, of Timberline Knolls. Details: In this workshop, participants will learn more about the principles of DBT and how they can be applied to support clients in a clinical setting for addiction treatment. Contact: [email protected] (Pro)

September 22-26: NAADAC 2017 Annual Conference. Location: Denver Marriott Tech Center – Denver, CO. Details: Elevate Your Practice. More information. (Pro)

September 27: HHS Live Stream – National Recovery Month Event. Time:  1–2 pm EST Details: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will convene national leaders and experts to discuss the opioid epidemic and other addictions and to help raise awareness, encourage compassion, reinforce the role of community and families in long-term recovery and prevention, and make a call to action. The webcast is being held as part of National Recovery Month. View Here. (Pub)

October, 2017

October 2–5: Moments of Change Conference. Location: Palm Beach, FL. Details: The goal of the Moments of Change Conference is to teach mental health professionals how to guide their clients through the “life-changing breakthroughs” (I.e, “moments of change”) that those with co-occurring disorders often experience. The conference offers seminars on innovative treatment and intervention approaches, with the aim to bring a “renewed passion to the lifesaving work of treating patients with addiction and mental health conditions.” More information.  (Pro)

October 5 – 7: 2017 SASH CONFERENCE. Location: Downtown Marriott Hotel – Salt Lake City, UT. Details: The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH) is hosting its 2017 Annual Conference “Sexual Health in a Digital World”. We expect physicians, psychologists, therapists, counselors, and recovering individuals and partners in attendance to learn the latest research, training and information for problematic sexual behavior, sexual health and wellness. More information. (Pro/Pub)

October 18–21: International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA). Location: Orlando, FL. Details: This conference has a specific audience: nurses who work with clients who have a substance use or abuse disorder and/or other addictions. The conference is designed to provide opportunities for nursing professionals to grow their addiction treatment knowledge and skills in a collaborative setting. Although the conference targets “nurses who specialize in the prevention and treatment of addictions”, nurses from other disciplines are also encouraged to attend as well.  More information.  (Pro)

November, 2017

November 2: 9th Annual Twelfth Step Ministry Family Dinner. Location: DoubleTree Campbell Center, Dallas, TX. Details: The Annual Twelfth Step Ministry Family Dinner is quickly approaching and you can help by purchasing a sponsorship, buy tickets or give a general donation in memory of someone special. Additional Information: here(Pro/Pub)

December, 2017

December 11: Addiction Hope Twitter Chat Presentation “Addiction As A Process.” Time: 9:00pm EST. Details: Join Roseann Rook, CADC as she discusses addiction as a process. Contact: [email protected] (Pro/Pub)

January, 2018

January 8: CE Event: “Families and Addiction: Understanding the Development of the Addiction Family System and Supporting Recovery” Time: 9:00pm EST. Presenter: Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP, of Timberline Knolls. Details: In this workshop, participants will learn more about the development of the addicted family system and how families can better support their loved ones in recovery. This is beneficial for clinicians who work with the addiction population, as well as families looking for practical tools for sustainable change. Contact: [email protected] (Pro)