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:

 January 8: CE Webinar with Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP.
Additional Information: here(Pro)
“Families and Addiction: Understanding the Development of the Addiction Family System and Supporting Recovery”.



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 Featured Event:

December 11: Addiction Hope Twitter Chat with Roseann Rook, CADC.
Additional Information: here. (Pro)

Headshot of Roseann Rook

“Addiction As A Process”. 

December, 2017

December 5-7: Addictions and Their Treatment Cource. Location: San Diego, CA. Details: AAAP Addictions and Their Treatment Cource, offered in conjunction with AAAP 28th Annual Meeting. Additional Information: here(Pro/Pub)

December 7-10: 28th AAAP Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium. Location: San Diego, CA. Details:  28th AAAP Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium. Additional Information: here(Pro/Pub)

December 11: Addiction Hope Twitter Chat with Roseann Rook, CADC. Topic: Addiction As A Process. Time: 9:00pm EST. Presenter: Roseann Rook, CADC, Clinical Addictions Specialist, Timberline Knolls. Additional Information: here(Pro/Pub)

January Featured Event:

January 8: CE Webinar with Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP.
Additional Information: here. (Pro)“Families and Addiction: Understanding the Development of the Addiction Family System and Supporting Recovery”.

January, 2018

January 8: Addiction Hope CE Webinar with Steve Wright, LCPC, RDDP. Topic: Families and Addiction: Understanding the Development of the Addiction Family System and Supporting Recovery. Time: 6:00 pm 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. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

February, 2018

February 10-11: 2018 Healing Together Conference – Nikki DuBose Presentation & Book Signing. Details: Nikki DuBose will be presenting and participating in a book signing at the Healing Together Conference. Location: Orlando, FL. Additional Information: here(Pro)

March, 2018

March 10-14: 2018 AATOD Conference.  Location: New York, NY. Details: The AATOD Conference is the largest gathering of the opioid treatment community. This conference brings innovative people together in a diverse array of forums and workshops. Hot Topic Roundtable discussions, inspirational plenary sessions, in-person and virtual tours of programs, and exhibit booths with the latest technologies, science and products that support our work are just a few of the activities. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

April, 2018

April 12-15: The ASAM Annuual Confernce: Innovations in Addiction Medicine and Science.  Location: San Diego, CA. Details: The ASAM 49th Annual Conference is the nation’s premiere event showcasing the latest science, research, best practices and innovations in addiction medicine. The 2018 program offers more quality education, networking opportunities, and access to thought-leaders than ever. Join over 2,000 colleagues in San Diego for innovative, interactive, and incredible experiences. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

April 26-29: American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting.  Location: Vancouver, Canada. Details: The meeting will be designed to provide key stakeholders – especially physicians and members of their treatment teams – with the skills and knowledge necessary to more fully incorporate multidisciplinary care into their practices in order to improve care and optimize patient outcomes. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

May, 2018

May 18: McLean Hospital 2018 Addictions Conference. Location: Boston Marriott Cambridge Hotel, Cambridge, MA. Details: McLean Hospital is pleased to offer this annual conference bringing together some of the foremost authorities in the addiction field. Topics will include new, evidence-based treatments, the nuances of treating co-occurring disorders along with addiction, and special populations. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

May 20-22: National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) Conference. Location: Denver, CO. Details: NAATP National Addiction Leadership Conference has been the annual “go to” event for our industry since 1978. NAATP National remains unique and critically important as the leading educational and networking event within the addiction treatment field. The upcoming NAATP National in 2018 is our 40th annual conference. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

June, 2018

June 8-11: 2018 NIDA International Forum.  Location: San Diego, CA. Details: Join the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) International Program for the research symposium, poster session, and network-building activities focus on the range and quality of drug abuse research conducted around the world. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

June 9-14: The College on Problems of Drug Dependence.  Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront: San Diego, CA. Details: The College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) provides a national and international forum for scientists of diverse backgrounds to advance the understanding of molecular-neurobiological aspects of addictive disorders. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

June 10-13: ICOO 2018: 2018 International Conference on Opioids. Location: Boston, MA. Details: The 2018 International Conference on Opioids (ICOO 2018) has assembled the best and brightest minds in opioid analgesics who will explore the challenges of using opioids to treat pain. They will present the latest research, real world knowledge, and practical solutions aimed at improving patient outcomes and reducing risk to both your patients and your practice. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

August, 2018

August 19-22: National Conference on Addiction Disorders.  Location: Disneyland, CA. Theme: Join addiction treatment and behavioral healthcare professionals of all types working together to heal our communities and build sustainable and successful treatment organizations at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders. Earn CE and ethics credits. Additional Information: here. (Pro)

September, 2018

September 19-20: 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Addiction Research & Therapy.  Location: San Diego, CA. Theme: Expanding Access to Novel Methodologies & Innovation in Recovery Therapy on addiction and Behavioral Health-Care. Additional Information: here. (Pro)