The following webinars were developed by Gateway Treatment Centers to provide information on substance abuse and mental health topics for healthcare and related professionals. Continued educational credits are not available for viewing webinar recordings.
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Free CEU Webinar: Integrating Evidenced Based Treatments and Recovery Approaches in Clinical Practice: How to Make Seemingly Incompatible Concepts Make Sense
The research opposing a "one size fits all" treatment approach has increased the variety of Substance Use Disorder programs. The new range of treatment options and recovery paths is a positive development within the field of addictions; however, there exist potential challenges associated with integrating different treatment approaches. This webinar will discuss these challenges, and will review how the shift towards the utilization of evidenced-based practices has led to a "buffet-style" of treatment.
What you will learn:
- Basic understanding of common evidenced-based treatments for substance use disorders and how such approaches are being utilized
- Be able to identify some of the challenges, such as differences regarding what constitutes treatment and recovery
- Acquire a basic understanding of how to integrate different approaches in practical ways to help bridge the gap between seemingly incompatible treatment and recovery approaches
June 29th 2017
12:30-1:30 p.m. CDT
Additional time for Q&A
NAADAC, Illinois: LCSW, LSW, LCPC, LPC, Nursing, Psychology, IAODAPCA *IMPORTANT: A continuing education credit is only available to individuals who register and log on to the webinar for at least 60 minutes. Credits cannot be provided to members of a group sharing the same login and/or computer.
(Counselor I or II, CARS I or II, MISA I or II, PCGC II, CCJP II, CAAP I, CRSS II, MAATP I or II, NCRS II, CFPP II, CVSS II)
Cost FREE with Registration
Registration Registration is only available online. Register now, space is limited. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Meet the Presenter
Dr. Mark Zissman
Gateway Lake Villa
Dr. Mark Zissman is a licensed clinical psychologist and certified alcohol and drug counselor. He has been working for Gateway Foundation for five years, and he currently functions as the outpatient supervisor and lead clinician at the Lake Villa and Gurnee locations. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Northern Illinois University, and both his Masters in Counseling and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Adler University in Chicago, Illinois.
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