Date & Time
Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:00 am
Ends at 12:00 PM
Recovery Centers of America at Devon
235 W. Lancaster Avenue
The Disease Model of Substance Use Disorders
The primary purpose of this training is to provide education regarding the disease model of substance use disorders. This training will help promote understanding and awareness about addiction while reducing stigma.
This training is approved by NAADAC for 2 CEs.
– Define Substance Use Disorder (SUD)
– Identify common myths & risk factors related to SUD
– Identify neurotransmitters that effect the brain, specifically, dopamine, glutamate, and CRF
– Define Co-Occurring Disorders
Diane Bradley, LPC, NCC, CAADC, ACS, CCTP Candidate is a Treatment Advocate and Clinical Trainer for Recovery Centers of America. She developed her clinical identity through her work as an outpatient therapist for substance use and co-occurring disorders. Diane has developed and facilitates training topics such as clinical documentation skills, the disease model of substance use disorders, ethics in substance use disorder treatment, empathy, clinical supervision, and motivational interviewing. Diane specializes in group process skills and development, she recently presented on this topic at the 2018 PA Certification Board Conference. Passionate about teaching and clinical supervision, Diane became a clinical supervisor for Chestnut Hill College graduate students in 2014. She recently achieved the Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) credential meeting national professional standards for clinical supervision. Diane is also an advocate for women with infertility and pregnancy loss. In November 2014, she co-founded a peer-led support group approved by RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association.
*Recovery Centers of America is a NAADAC approved education provider (#155307). This course qualifies for 2CE hours.
NAADAC is an approved provider of continuing education through the Pennsylvania State Board of Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist and Professional Counselors. Provider #004170.*