New Hampshire Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association

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Mindfulness: A Tool for Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Based Services

  • June 18, 2019
  • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • 130 Pembroke Road, Suite 100, Concord, NH 03301
  • 18

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A 6 hour training event with Joanne McKenna, ANP, MA, HNC

8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)


PRESENTATION:  This one day workshop will include a discussion of the broad benefits and application of Mindfulness across the continuum of care for Substance Use Disorders beginning with prevention and including recovery and relapse prevention.  The participants will have the opportunity to experience Sitting, Walking, Eating, Body Scan and Loving Kindness Meditation. A guide for use in practice will be provided as well as resources for deepening practice.  Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing and shoes for both inside and outside practice.  As a result of attending this training participants will be able to:

1.      Identify how Mindfulness could be beneficial when applied across the continuum of care

2.      Describe current research

3.      Experience each of 5 practices of Mindfulness

4.      Be familiar with resources for continued practice

5.      Apply knowledge to treatment options

PRESENTER:  Joanne McKenna ANP, MA, HNC is a Nurse Practitioner retiring from 40 years of practice, 30 of which specialized in Addictive and Co-Occurring Disorders. In addition, she taught Psychopharmacology for the ACE program in MA., is an instructor of Mindfulness-Based-Stress Reduction, is Certified by the Neuroscience Educational Institute in Psychopharmacology., and currently offers a course on-line on the Basis and Treatment of Depression as part of a series with McKenna Recovery Associates.

Fee:   *NHADACA Members:  $55;   *Non-Members  $65;   *NBCC add $5.     Lunch will be on your own.                     

For registration information contact:  603-225-7060, traininginstitute@nhadaca.org

6 Contact Hours Available
Certified Prevention Specialist Domains: 6
LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 6, 7, 15, 18
CRSW Performance Domains:  4
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category 1) & Psychologist Category A
NH Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No 6754. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHADACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY ONE REGISTRANT PER FORM. FOR MULTIPLE REGISTRANTS YOU MUST REGISTER EACH ONE INDIVIDUALLY. THANK YOU.

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