NCAD Conference 2015

August 1-4, 2015 | St. Louis Union Station Hotel | St. Louis, MO
 

Connect and Engage with National Experts and Resources

The National Conference on Addiction Disorders, along with Behavioral Healthcare Executive Summit, has rapidly established itself as a premier, respected, and trusted national conference that provides a diverse educational curriculum on the prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery management of addictions that affect various genders, generations, and cultures.

The 2015 Conference, with partner IC&RC, will feature nationally recognized treatment providers, authors, and educators discussing a wide range of topics in a compelling array of keynote sessions and in-depth workshops. 



SESSION TRACKS:
 
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Co-Occurring Disorders: Case studies that demonstrate effective integrated care for co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders.

 

Counseling/Clinical Strategies: The latest practical guidance and evidence-based information on what works in treating addictions.

 

Ethics: Guidance on ethical dilemmas facing addiction counselors and/or the organizations that employ them.

 

Behavioral Healthcare Executive Summit: Topics include: Policy, Measurement, Operations, Services, Integration, Technology, Marketing, Mergers and Acquisitions.

 

Families in Treatment: Addressing successfully implemented strategies for improving family members' engagement in treatment, continuing care, and recovery support.

 

Gender Matters: Overcoming obstacles to recovery that are specific to the genders, to ethnic or sexual minorities, or to other underserved groups. Sponsored by CeDAR

 

Holistic Care: The emergence of whole-health issues such as diet/fitness and mind-body interventions in promoting recovery.

 

Marketing: Developing, marketing, and sustaining your organization’s reputation among prospects, funders, and communities.

 

Prevention/Intervention: Current applications of research findings on early intervention to lessen the impact of substance use.

 

Process Addictions: Clinical strategies for problem gambling, sex addiction, eating disorders and other issues that often intersect with substance use.

 

Professional Development: Information on professional credentialing, effective supervision and training, or self-care.

 

Recovery Support: Advances in services that reinforce a recovery-oriented system of care.




NCAD ALL-STAR SPEAKER LINE UP

NCAD Related Articles

CeDAR, NCAD partner to highlight issues of gender, trauma

May 13, 2015     Julia Brown, Associate Editor
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Women’s services, men’s treatment, adolescent treatment and caring for the transgender population are all relatively new considerations to the addiction field. Addressing trauma is an overarching trend for every group.

50-year-old St. Louis organization makes steady inroads in youth prevention

May 12, 2015     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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As an opioid epidemic reaches across socioeconomic boundaries, NCADA-St. Louis finds opportunities to influence the community about the power of prevention.

Music takes center stage

April 6, 2015     Gary A. Enos, Editor
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At Recovery Unplugged Treatment Center, the power of song brings recovery work to life.

Stephanie Covington: Why gender matters in trauma services

April 3, 2015     Nadine Harris-Daly
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Stephanie S. Covington, an internationally recognized clinician, will be the Opening Plenary Speaker for the 2015 National Conference on Addiction Disorders and Behavioral Healthcare Executive Summit, August 1 to 4 in St. Louis.