Melissa Fernald LICSW, MLADC, the founder of Safe Surroundings NE will be presenting “Substances of Abuse: Current Trends & Progression of Addiction” with NHADACA on November 2, 2015 in Concord, NH. Melissa is a dually licensed clinician with more than 18 years of field experience. In addition to her community work, she has extensive experience teaching drug and alcohol education in the private school sector, and has done numerous staff training’s in public and private schools. Through her work with students she has provided drug and alcohol education, as well as therapy for teens from more than 9 different countries and has performed over 200 full scale evaluations on teenagers from around the world. In 2015 she was invited to testify in front on the NH Senate on the issue of the decriminalization of marijuana. As a mother of three, she understands the challenges parents and teens face on a daily basis.
Don’t miss this exciting presentation! Register now at https://www.nhadaca.org/professional-development-calendar/