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      September 20, 2019

      Friday   9:00 AM

      1155 University Dr. North , Alabama State Univeristy
      Montgomery, Alabama

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      Addiction Professionals Roles in Supporting Recovery

      Schedule 8:30 am - 9:00 am         Sign-in   9:00 am - 9:15 am         Welcome                                          COSA-NCADD Board of Directors President Dr. Carlos Morrison,  Alabama                                                             State University’s College of Health Sciences Associate Dean Dr. Dartell Treadwell, and                                         Owner of BECT Services LLC, Dr. Sekeria Bossie.                                                                                                                                  9:15 am - 10:15 am    Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery: Knowing the Difference                                    Shereda Finch, M.Ed., MPA, Executive Director of COSA-NCADD Objectives: 1. Define prevention, treatment and recovery and key concepts 2. Define eight dimensions of wellness 3. Integrate wellness wheel model into client referral process   Break                                                                    10:15 am - 10:30 am   10:30 am - 11:30 am    Family’s Role in Addiction Recovery                                                                                                             Dr. Mariel Moore PhD, LPC, LMFT, ACGC-III and Doris Carter MEd, LPC Objectives: 1.       Define various boundaries within the family with an individual with a substance use disorder and how these boundaries need to be reestablished to support treatment and recovery. 2.       Identify biopsychosocial factors that limits and strengthen the family in recovery Introduce the stages of recovery from a family context   Lunch                                                                    11:30 am - 12:30 pm   12:30 pm - 1:30 pm      Recovery Advocacy                                      Dr. Carmela Drake, LPC, CAADP, ACGC-III Objectives: 1.       Be aware of current legislation that protects clients receiving addiction treatment services 2.       Introduce current efforts to pass legislation to improve treatment services 3.       Share current strategies to assist addiction professionals in becoming stronger advocates for the profession.   Break                                                                    1:30 pm - 1:45 pm   1:45 pm - 2:45 pm        The Role of Peer Support Specialist: From Intake to Recovery                                       Pamela Butler, BSW Objectives: 1.       To understand the purpose of a peer support specialist and how the position is defined 2.       To understand the importance of “lived experiences” in aiding in treatment process 3.       Encourage use of peer support specialists from intake process until recovery  2:45 pm - 4:15 pm        r is for Recovery: Let Me Tell My Story This session will introduce three individuals that are currently in recovery for various different addictions.   4:15 pm - 4:30 pm        Evaluations 4:30 pm                        Certificates                                                               Snacks Provided Refund and Cancellation policy: Refunds will not be provided to registrants unless the training is cancelled by the agency. In the event a registrant cannot attend a training already paid for a substitute participant may be designated in place of a registrant who cannot attend or the registrant may apply the funds to a future training. BECT Services LLC reserves the right to cancel, postpone, to limit registration; or to change instructors. Continuing Education: Alabama Social Workers:   BECT Services is an approved Continuing Education Provider by the Alabama Board of Social Worker Examiners Provider # 0492: Professional Counselors: Behavior Education Consultation and Training Services, LLC, has been approved by the NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6712.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC are clearly identified.  Behavior Education Consultation and Training is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. Other professionals:  This course meets the continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state, and local licensing boards and professional organizations.  Save your outline, program content and/or objectives, your certificate and contact your regulating board or organization for specific or individualized requirements and approvals. Some may require prior approval. *** This training provides 5 Clock Hours***  ADA needs:  We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs: please call at least 3 weeks prior to the seminar date.

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