Treating the Addictions

For RECOVERY COACH TRAININGS sponsored by BSAS, go to the Recovery Coach Training page.

Sponsored by BSAS: 

An overview of the latest clinical, theoretical, and research findings on addictive behaviors for adolescents and adults will be offered. At its conclusion, participants will be able to describe and categorize major issues in addictions and the recovery process, as well as delineate recent advances in treatment.

Speakers/Topics include:

  • Mary Bassett (race and racism in opioid treatment)
  • Sarah Bernstein and Jessica Gray (pregnancy)
  • Joanna Bridger (trauma)
  • Liz Chiarello (opioids, healthcare, and the law)
  • Christopher Fischer and Melisa Lai-Becker (opioids)
  • Bettina Hoeppner (positive psychology)
  • Edward Khantzian (self-medication)
  • Thomas Kosten (patients/treatment)
  • Bertha Madras (the methamphetamine crisis)
  • Vaughan Rees (vaping)
  • Randi Schuster (cannabis)
  • Joseph Shrand (drug story theater)
Event Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 8:00am to Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 5:00pm
Attendance Mode: 
In Person
Evidence-Based Practice
Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel
138 St James Ave
Boston, MA 02116
Physicians $425 All Others: $310
Contact Information
Judy Reiner Platt and Jared Katz
Cambridge Health Alliance
Director, Continuing Education and Coordinator
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Helpline Events Calendar (MA Substance Use Helpline)

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Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling Events Calendar

New England Institute of Addiction Studies Community Calendar

New Hampshire Training Institute on Addictive Disorders

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