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What Is Recovery? Webinar


What Is Recovery? Webinar

Join NACoA for a Webinar on March 25

Understanding Addiction and Supporting Recovery
Strategies and Tools for Clergy and Other Congregational Leaders Webinar Series

Offered by the Clergy Education and Training Project® of the National Association for Children of Alcoholics and the American Association of Pastoral Counselors with support from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Description : This free webinar will feature two nationally recognized advocates for effective treatment and recovery support for addicted individuals. This is the second session of a five-part webinar series. The webinar series is designed for persons interested in addiction, its impact on families and children, and in solutions available to provide hope and help to concerned family members and friends and to faith communities.

Presenters :
Wilma Townsend, MSW, a recognized national consumer leader in the recovery movement, and is the author of “Emerging Best Practices in Mental Health Recovery” - editions 1 and 2. She is presently the Team Leader for the Division of Pharmacologic Therapies for the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. Recently she was the Acting Director for the Offices of Consumer Services for both the Center for Mental Health Services and Substance Abuse Treatment of SAMHSA.

Susan Broderick, JD, is Assistant Research Professor and Project Director of the Center for Juvenile Justice Reform in Georgetown University’s Public Policy Institute. From 1989 until 2003, she worked as an Assistant District Attorney in the Manhattan District Attorney's Office where she handled Domestic Violence and Homicide cases, and was also a member of the Sex Crimes Unit. In 2000, she was appointed Deputy Bureau Chief of the Family Violence and Child Abuse Bureau. Susan is a woman in long-term recovery and is a champion in raising awareness on all issues surrounding recovery.

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TitleWhat Is Recovery?
Date: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Time: 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.

System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows® 8, 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Mac®-based attendees
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer

Mobile attendees
Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet

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Keywords: recovery, webinar, addiction, strategies, tools, clergy, congregational, leaders

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