New Hampshire Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association

Dedicated to Advancing Addiction Professionals in New Hampshire

Virtual: Mechanics of Addiction Counseling: Evaluation and Treatment Planning

  • March 30, 2020
  • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Remote via zoom
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A 12 hour training event with Michael Gaudet, LICSW, LDCP 

March 30 & 31, 2020

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

This training has been changed to remote only!

PRESENTATION:  This 2-day presentation will address the foundational skills necessary to provide quality and client focused substance abuse counseling services.  The first day will focus on the skills of screening, assessment and evaluation.  This will include a comprehensive review of the clinical evaluation process and skills necessary to determine treatment recommendations.  Day 2 will review treatment plan development along with discovery and dropout prevention plan components.  Components of both plans will be discussed, reviewed and written skills practiced.  As a result of attending this training, participants will:

  1.  Be able to describe the clinical evaluation process
  2.  Discuss the components of treatment and dropout prevention plans     
  3.  Identify at least 2 commonly used screening and assessment tools

ABOUT THE PRESENTER:  Michael Gaudet LICSW earned his undergraduate degree in 1981 at Bridgewater State College and his MSW from Rhode Island College in 1984. Mike has extensive clinical, management and administrative experience in the field of behavioral health and is a surveyor for CARF International. He trains and consults across the country on clinical and professional growth topics, including CARF accreditation preparation and, since 1986, is a faculty member of the New England Institute of Addiction Studies.  He has been involved in several projects designed to advance the use of medication in the recovery from substance use disorders, including the use of Methadone, Buprenorphine and Naltrexone, through the Addiction Technology Transfer Center of New England.

Fee:  *NHADACA Members:  $95;   *Non-Members  $100;   *NBCC add $5.    Lunch will be on your own.   For registration information contact:  603-225-7060,

12 Contact Hours Available
CRSW Performance Domains: None
LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 1-18
Certified Prevention Specialist Domains: Not applied for
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.  Registration is not complete or guaranteed until payment is received.  Payment by means other than credit card may slow down completion of registration.  Checks and cash are still accepted, however, your registration will be placed on a pending list until payment is received.  We strongly encourage payment by credit card for training of high demand topics.  Thank you.

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