A 2 hour training event with Benjamin H. Cluff, MPA, LADCI, CADC
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Supported by the Generosity of
The Mascoma Bank Foundation (https://www.mascomabank.com/) and the
Meredith Village Savings Bank Fund (https://www.mvsb.com/)
PRESENTATION: This workshop will provide an overview of military culture; discussions of the use of community-based substance use disorder treatment services by individuals with a history of military service, and provide resources for veterans and their caregivers.
As a result of attending this training participants will:
• Become more culturally competent and feel more confident working with individuals with a history of military service.
• Understand the networks available to assist the service member, veteran and family members.
• Identify characteristics and challenges of transitioning from military service to the civilian world.
PRESENTERS: Ben Cluff was named the Veterans’ Services Coordinator for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (MDPH/BSAS) in March 2014. He is a veteran of the United States Coast Guard. Ben has been working in the field of substance use treatment, beginning in 1981. He worked in MDPH-BSAS licensed and funded programs from 1981 until 1996. Ben worked primarily in the residential and criminal justice setting. He joined the Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Addiction Services and served as the Assistant Regional Manager for the Western Region from 1996 until 2014.
Registration: $25. NBCC add $5; For registration information contact: 603-225-7060, firstname.lastname@example.org.
2 Contact Hours Available
Certified Prevention Specialist Domain: 3, 4 , 6
LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 13, 15, 18
CRSW Performance Domains: 2, 3, 4
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category A) & 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.