Training Resources: search scheduled trainings and self-paced online trainings

Check to see if training opportunities meet any of your educational, licensure or certification requirements – you may get an extra benefit in those areas in addition to the knowledge and skills from the training.

Most of these trainings could be useful for anyone working in addictions, across all the relevant disciplines.

Displaying 66 trainings.

Registration, agenda, fees and lodging information for this two-day event, coming in September 2019. 

Visit www.NEADCP.org for the latest information. Presenters to be announced soon. CEU’s and CLE’s to be awarded. 

Drug Courts: Where Justice, Treatment and Recovery... read more

Date: Nov 20 2019 - 8:00am to Nov 21 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Justice or Corrections, Service Members, Veterans, and Families

Please see this link for more information and an application form: http://www.cvent.com/d/2yq2kv

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into... read more

Date: Sep 9 2019 - 8:30am to Sep 13 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

Please see this link for more information and an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/lyqszv

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or... read more

Date: Sep 23 2019 - 8:30am to Sep 27 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

Please see this link for more information and an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/cyqs2w

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or... read more

Date: Oct 21 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 25 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

Please see this link for more information and an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/5yqsxn

The Recovery Coach Academy is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or... read more

Date: Nov 4 2019 - 8:30am to Nov 8 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/wyqxj7

It is highly recommended that all Recovery Coaches register and attend this 2 1/2-day Ethical Considerations Training. 

This 2 1/2-day training will discuss ethical... read more

Date: Nov 20 2019 - 8:30am to Nov 22 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/0yqzvp

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Aug 29 2019 - 8:30am to Aug 30 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including the application: http://www.cvent.com/d/0yqzvp

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Oct 4 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/kyqstz 

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training.

As of... read more

Date: Sep 30 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 1 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/kyqstz

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Nov 12 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/kyqst2

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Oct 10 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 11 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/kyqst2

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Nov 8 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/fyqst2

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Dec 16 2019 - 8:30am to Dec 17 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

Please see this link for more information including an application: http://www.cvent.com/d/fyqst2

Priority will be given to those supervisors who have taken Recovery Coach Academy prior to application for Recovery Coach Supervisor Professional Practice Training. 

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Date: Jan 14 2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Supervisors Professional Practice Training

 Description:

Cognitive neuroscience, where psychology meets biology, has enabled us to clarify some of the biological bases for substance use and other addictive disorders.  This workshop will examine connections between the brain changes and psychological/emotional/... read more

Date: Sep 10 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

DESCRIPTION:
Praxis provides Opioid Overdose Prevention training to all Massachusetts Bureau of Substance Addiction Services funded substance use disorder treatment programs. This 3-hour interactive training includes instruction, discussions, interactive activities, and naloxone... read more

Date: Sep 13 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Prevention, Opiates and Opioids

Description:
Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm reduction utilizes a wide range of techniques (e.g. safer use, managed use, or abstinence) to meet drug users “where they’re at.” The goal of harm... read more

Date: Sep 13 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Prevention

Description:
One of the most difficult tasks for staff in human services work is to successfully respond and react to agitated clients. While many trainings teach de-escalation approaches, few are explicitly grounded in an understanding of how trauma and stress affect the brain. And even... read more

Date: Oct 3 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Trauma

Description:
Ethics and boundaries are the cornerstone of professional conduct for the wellbeing of both clients and counselors.  This experientially based seminar will explore professional ethics, impact of HIPAA laws and ethical dilemmas encountered by the substance abuse counselor.... read more

Date: Oct 28 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries

DESCRIPTION:
Praxis provides Opioid Overdose Prevention training to all Massachusetts Bureau of Substance Addiction Services funded substance use disorder treatment programs. This 3-hour interactive training includes instruction, discussions, interactive activities, and naloxone... read more

Date: Dec 6 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Tags: Prevention, Opiates and Opioids

Description:
Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm reduction utilizes a wide range of techniques (e.g. safer use, managed use, or abstinence) to meet drug users “where they’re at.” The goal of harm... read more

Date: Dec 6 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Prevention

​Description: 

This training will provide human service professionals with insight into military culture, the overlap of substance use disorders, trauma and brain injury, considerations when addressing suicide, and the impact of deployment on families and resources available to... read more

Date: Oct 24 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/fyqstw

Ethics for Recovery Coaches offers participants unique opportunities to explore and define just what ethical practice means within the context of their work, as well as their varied work... read more

Date: Oct 3 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, CARC Required Recertification Trainings, Ethics for Recovery Coaching

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/5yqstx

Ethics for Recovery Coaches offers participants unique opportunities to explore and define just what ethical practice means within the context of their work, as well as their varied work... read more

Date: Nov 5 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, CARC Required Recertification Trainings, Ethics for Recovery Coaching

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/ryqsts

Description: 

This full-day workshop provides a hands-on introduction and overview of numerous pathways of recovery. Including their history, organizing structure, rituals... read more

Date: Oct 4 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, CARC Required Recertification Trainings, Multiple Pathways of Recovery

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/1yqstx

Description: 

This full-day workshop provides a hands-on introduction and overview of numerous pathways of recovery. Including their history, organizing structure, rituals... read more

Date: Nov 6 2019 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, CARC Required Recertification Trainings, Multiple Pathways of Recovery

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/kyqsg1

It is highly recommended that all Recovery Coaches register and attend this 2 1/2-day Ethical Considerations Training. This 2 1/2-day training will discuss ethical considerations... read more

Date: Oct 14 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 16 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/vyqs9t  

It is highly recommended that all Recovery Coaches register and attend this 2 1/2-day Ethical Considerations Training. 

This 2 1/2-day training will discuss... read more

Date: Oct 28 2019 - 8:30am to Oct 30 2019 - 4:30pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/xyqsg

DESCRIPTION: 

The 1/2 day workshop is designed to highlight and explore the needs of Recovery Coaches working with culturally diverse individuals, organizations, and... read more

Date: Oct 17 2019 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration:http://www.cvent.com/d/2yqslh

DESCRIPTION: 

The 1/2 day workshop is designed to highlight and explore the needs of Recovery Coaches working with culturally diverse individuals, organizations, and communities.... read more

Date: Oct 31 2019 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/ryqsl6

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).

Description: 
Mental... read more

Date: Oct 30 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:15pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/cyqsgx

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).

Description: 
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Date: Oct 18 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/syqsln

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).
Description:
Motivational... read more

Date: Oct 31 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:15pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/myqsl7

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).

Description: 
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Date: Nov 1 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/vyqsgz

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).

Description: 
Mental... read more

Date: Oct 16 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:15pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Please see this link for more information including registration: http://www.cvent.com/d/dyqsgs

This training is specific to Recovery Support Services.  
It is a requirement for the CARC (Certified Addiction Recovery Coach).
Description:
Motivational... read more

Date: Oct 17 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:15pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Training Package "À LA CARTE"

Description:
This workshop will be highly interactive utilizing case studies and video vignettes to illustrate the information provided.  The focus of the content will be an overview of changes in the DSM-5 and their implications for treatment planning and counseling. The impact... read more

Date: Dec 3 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Tags: Co-occuring Disorders

Participants who attend the CCAR Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches will:

Understand what ethics are and why ethics are so important when performing Recovery Coach Services
Learn how to stay in your lane as a recovery coach
Understand the decision making process... read more

Date: Aug 28 2019 - 9:00am to Aug 30 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery, Recovery Trainings, Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches

DESCRIPTION:

This training is intended for treatment providers who have a basic understanding of addiction counseling and confidentiality regulations. During this 6-hour training, there will be didactic lectures, PowerPoint slides, open discussions and two small-group activities.

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Date: Sep 30 2019 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Tags: Ethics and Boundaries, Technology

Join us for the Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT): Working with
Families of Substance Users workshop sponsored by the Home Base Training Institute.
Supported by 20 years of peer-reviewed research CRAFT is a comprehensive behavioral
program that teaches families... read more

Date: Aug 26 2019 - 8:30am to Aug 28 2019 - 12:00pm

The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is a 5-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills needed to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or sustain long-term recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. Provided in a retreat like... read more

Date: Aug 19 2019 - 8:30am to Aug 23 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Trainings, Recovery Coach Academy

Treatment programs should send one person who oversees HR activities, including Intern hiring and onboarding and one who oversees the intern activities at the program (e.g. supervision and experience opportunities).

Education programs should send one person who oversees... read more

Date: Sep 30 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm
Tags: Business Operations

Program Overview

This four-day event gives addiction and behavioral health professionals the opportunity to combine in-depth study of an area of special interest with the opportunity to learn in a beautiful, rejuvenating wilderness setting in Waterville Valley, NH. The program... read more

Date: Aug 19 2019 - 8:00am to Aug 22 2019 - 3:30am
Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice

5 day intensive training.
Recognized nationally as the original and leading recovery offering of its kind.
The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is an innovative new approach to healing people's lives that is unlike any other training. Utilizing a dynamic approach to learning that blends... read more

Date: Aug 26 2019 - 9:00am to Aug 30 2019 - 4:00pm
Tags: Recovery Coach Academy

The International Association of Peer Supporters, Inc. (formerly the National Association of Peer Specialists), is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting peer support in mental health systems.

Tags: Recovery

The ASAM Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine 40-hour CME Program empowers primary care and other providers to diagnose and treat patients at risk for or with addiction.

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is a professional society representing physicians and associated... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Recovery

The Federal Addiction Technology Transfer Center's Network Coordinating Office maintains the ATTC Network's Online Learning Portfolio at HealtheKnowledge.org. There are free courses, both self-paced and instructor-led. Continuing Education credits are available for a small fee per contact... read more

Tags: CEU

See the National Addiction Technology Transfer Center's ongoing offerings.

A free, interactive course "Military Culture: Core Competencies for Healthcare Professionals" by the Center for Deployment Psychology, offered as part of the Veterans Administration's Community Provider Toolkit.

Tags: Service Members, Veterans, and Families

The purpose of the Certified Wellness Coach Training Program is to develop a cohort of trained community members of all ages, from teens to older adults, from professionals to lay people, who can influence and inspire those around them. They do this by modeling positive lifestyle choices,... read more

Tags: CEU, Co-occuring Disorders, Cross-system, Healthcare Integration, Prevention, Recovery, SBIRT, Seniors and Older Adults, Youth and Young Adults

This training is A Comprehensive Introduction to Psychological Trauma for Substance Use Disorder Treatment Professionals. It training is designed to support individual and organizational efforts to provide trauma informed care. While this training was developed specifically for substance use... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Trauma

Knowledge @ Work (K@W) units are online, self-paced webinars which cover topics important for anyone working in human services and health care. K@W units are completed on your own schedule using illustrated slides, readings, audio and video clips, activities, and quizzes.

Tags: CEU, Co-occuring Disorders, Cross-system, Cultural Competence, Evidence-Based Practice, LGBTQI, Motivational Interviewing, Opiates and Opioids, Trauma

Adolescent SBIRT Field Instructor and Preceptor Program. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends adolescent substance use screening and education as part of routine care, using the universal Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) process endorsed by the Substance... read more

Tags: SBIRT

The Opioid Use Disorder Education Program (OUDEP) is an accredited, free, online medical education program for the identification and management of opioid disorder. This program is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physicians and other healthcare professionals... read more

Tags: Opiates and Opioids

Misperceptions and the Misused Language of Addiction: Words Matter is the first in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Despite recognition of addiction as a health condition, terminology used in both... read more

Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Ethics and Boundaries, Recovery

Connecting Resources to a Community in Need: Worcester Police Addiction Recovery (WPAR) Program is the second in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Learn how to recognize the signs of substance use that... read more

Tags: CEU, Cross-system, Justice or Corrections, Opiates and Opioids, Recovery

Treating Opioid Use Disorder and Co-occurring Disorders is the third in the Substance Use Disorder Webinar Series, presented by the National Network of Library of Medicine New England Region.

Harm reduction is a public health strategy that was developed initially for adults with... read more

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Opiates and Opioids

In this 2-hour Prevention SustainAbilities: Understanding the Basics course, you will explore what sustainability looks like in the context of substance misuse prevention—and how to prepare for sustainability planning in your community.

Tags: Prevention

In this 5-hour Introduction to Substance Abuse Prevention course, you will learn about the history of prevention, key concepts and definitions, and specific drug effects—and get a glimpse of the effects of substance use and addiction on the brain.

Tags: Prevention

In this 2-hour Making the Most of Key Informant Interviews course, you will learn how to plan and conduct key informant interviews that produce the valuable information you need to inform your prevention efforts.

Tags: Prevention

This 75 minute Men, Gender, and Trauma training will help substance use disorder and other treatment professionals understand how men’s socialization as men can interfere with recovery from substance use and other disorders.  Specific techniques are presented for working with men to... read more

Tags: CEU, Cultural Competence, Trauma

AlliesinRecovery.net puts together the best of what science and psychology offer when a family struggles with the drug or alcohol problems of a loved one. The CRAFT method has been carefully studied in 6 clinical trials and is the most effective approach of its kind for helping families to... read more

Tags: Evidence-Based Practice

This course provides information about the opioid epidemic and how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. It includes practical, step-by-step guidance for performing rescue breathing and administering Narcan (naloxone).

Tags: Opiates and Opioids

The ATTC Educational Packages For Opioid Use Disorders provide training curricula and slides, online courses, recorded webinars, toolkits, and other resources related to working with people experiencing opioid use problems.

Tags: CEU, Evidence-Based Practice, Opiates and Opioids

This 3-module training program for medical prescribers will address opioid use and opioid use disorder in pregnancy. During pregnancy medical providers must respond to women’s pain management and behavioral health needs while minimizing potential risks to the fetus, and this balance is further... read more

Tags: CEU, Healthcare Integration, Opiates and Opioids

CDC’s MMWR and Medscape are proud to introduce a new FREE continuing education (CE) activity. The goal is to inform clinicians of overdose death rates among U.S. women aged 30–64 years during 1999–2017, overall and by drug subcategories, and clinical implications for members of the health care... read more

Tags: CEU