New Hampshire Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association

Dedicated to Advancing Addiction Professionals in New Hampshire

Professional Development Calendar

The following calendar includes events sponsored by other organizations in addition to NHADACA. Events that are external are color-coded green.  

Note: Events and training may be cancelled, rescheduled, or moved online.  When in doubt, please call the host organization to confirm if the event details have changed.  

MARCH 2021 

3/18/21 Teen Culture; Online (7:00pm-8:30pm, free) For more information please click here.

3/22/21 CROI Update 2021; Rajesh T. Gandhi, MD; Kenneth Mayer, MD; Mary Montgomery, MD; Online (6:00pm-8:00pm, Free) For more information please click here.

3/24/21 Connecting the Continuum - How Prevention and Social Determinants of Health Connect; Jane G. Clark, MPA, CPS; Online (1.5CEs, 3:00pm-4:30pm, Free) For more information please click here.

3/25/21 Unlocking your Organization’s Value: Data is the Key; Kelly Stepura, LMSW, PhD; Online (2:00pm-3:00pm) For more information please click here.

3/29/21 Safety Planning Intervention (SPI); Barry N. Feldman, Ph.D.; Online (2.5CEs, 9:30am-12:00pm, $15) For more information please click here.

    The Granite State has some of the highest rates of substance misuse in the country. It also has thousands of people working to support people on their many Roads to Recovery. This series offers people hope, inspiration and direction for prevention and treatment programs. Click here to view the series online.

    APRIL 2021 

    4/6/21 Celebrating Creativity and Sobriety in the Time of COVID-19; Online (8:00pm-9:00pm) For more information please click here.

    4/7/21 De-escalation & Engagement Strategies: A Trauma-Informed Approach; Chris Dorval, LCSW, LCDP, LCDCS, ICADC; Online (3 CEs, 9:00am-12:00pm, $60) For more information please click here.

    4/7/21 UVM CORA Community Rounds: Identifying Bias and Addressing Stigma in the Clinical Setting; Peter Jackson, MD; Online (12:00pm-1:00pm) For more information please click here.

    4/8/21 Taylor's Message; Online (7:00pm-8:30pm, Free) For more information please click here.

    4/9/21 Yoga and Mindfulness in the Classroom; Lisa Flynn; Online (6 CEs, 9:00am-3:30pm, $169) For more information please click here.

    4/9/21 An Introduction to Client Affect Management; Don deGraffenried, LCSW; Online (6 CEs, 9:00am-4:00pm, $90) For more information please click here.

    4/16/21 Assessing & Managing Suicide Risk: Core Competencies for Mental Health Professionals; Barry N. Feldman, Ph.D.; Online (6.5 CEs, 9:00am-5:00pm, $30) For more information please click here.

    4/17/21 The Last Weeks of School: Bring the School Year to a Strong Finish; Mike Anderson; Online (6 CEs, 9:00am-3:30pm, $219) For more information please click here.

    4/17/21 Climb Above Addiction; Chris Sullivan; Online (11:00am-3:00pm) For more information please click here.

    4/21/21 Using RIM┬« for Organic Emotional Healing from Trauma; Garret Biss, CPRC, MRED; Michael Kline; Online (1.5 CEs, 3:00pm-4:30pm) For more information please click here.

    4/22/21 Teaching and Reaching the Teenage Brain (Gr. 6-12); Tere Bowen-Irish; Online (6 CEs, 9:00am-3:30pm, $169) For more information please click here.

    4/28/21 Baby Boomers & Substance Use: How Holistic Care Can Help; Shevel Mavins, MS, CASAC, CSAC, ICADC; Kaii Marie Torrence, BA; Online (1.5 CEs, 3:00pm-4:30pm) For more information please click here.

    4/28-5/19/21 Come As You Are; Tere Bowen-Irish; Online (6 CEs, 4:00pm-5:30pm, $169) For more information please click here.

    MAY 2021

    5/5/21 MTSS-B School Tier 2/3 Team Training; Kathy Francoeur, M.Ed.; Online (9:00am-11:30am, $200) For more information please click here.

    5/6/21 21st Century Child Development: Taking Down Roadblocks for Pre-K and K Success; Tere Bowen-Irish; Online (6 CEs, 9:00am-3:30pm, $169) For more information please click here.

    5/18-19/21 2021 Primary Care Conference: Growing and Thriving in a Post-Covid Landscape; Online (9:00am-12:30pm, $145-$175) For more information please click here.

    JUNE 2021

    JULY 2021

    AUGUST 2021

    SEPTEMBER 2021

    OCTOBER 2021

    10/4/21 Substance Misuse Prevention Conference 2021 The Power of Prevention; Grappone Conference Center, Concord, NH -or- Virtual (TBD) (9:00am-3:00pm, More info with time) For more information please click here.

    NOVEMBER 2021

    DECEMBER 2021

    On-Demand Webinars

    The following are ongoing webinars created and offered by various organizations.

    Honoring Indigenous Traditions for Youth Health and Wellbeing

    A Systemic Approach to Youth Homelessness and Exploitation

    Supporting Youth in Life Transitions, Career Exploration, and Workforce Navigation

    The Crisis of Our Black Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

    An Inside-Out Approach to Navigating Youth Trauma

    Empowering Youth Self-Advocacy

    Adopting a Mentoring Mindset

    The Power of Relationships in Youth Work

    Youth Work Legislative Advocacy 101

    Social Activism in Youth Work

    Calming Challenging Behavior

    How You and Your Organization Can Manage Burnout and Secondary Trauma

    Design Thinking for Dynamic Youth Work

    Gender Literacy for Inclusive Youth Work

    Youth DO Have Rights!

    Using Behavior Interventions to Build Self-Regulation

    Help All Youth Heal: A Journey Through Restorative Practices

    Identifying and Addressing Depression in Youth

    Less Stress with Move Mindfully┬« Interventions

    How to Navigate Mandated Reporting

    The Incremental Strategy of Harm Reduction in Youth Work

    Trauma Across Generations: Engaging the African American Community

    Conflict Resolution Toolkit

    Relationships, Girls, and Juvenile Justice Interventions

    Helping Youth Make Healthy Choices

    How You Can Help Youth Manage Anxiety

    Understanding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Makes a Difference

    Equity and Inclusion in Youth Work

    Positive Youth Development in Talking About Sexuality Topics

    Teen Brain Development & Risk for Substance Abuse

    What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

    Your Role in Retaining Great Youth Workers

    Engaging Youth via Pop Culture

    The Trials and Tribulations of Adolescence

    Ethical Dilemmas in Youth Work

    Suicide Prevention Steps Youth Workers Need to Know

    Self-Sabotaging Behaviors

    LGBTQ Foundations: Awareness, Knowledge, and Skills

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