The Ins & Outs of Medication-Assisted Treatment & Recovery for Alcohol Dependence
Certificate of Attendance:
- Debunk commonly held myths and beliefs about medication management for alcohol dependence;
- Understand how alcohol dependence develops in the brain; and
- Describe the differences among the four FDA-approved pharmacotherapies for alcohol dependence.
Prior to her private clinical work, Ms. Storie worked for ten years at NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals, which is the national organization that represents, educates, and certifies addiction-focused counselors and professionals. She served as the Director of Training at NAADAC where she developed educational programs on evidence-based counseling skills, cutting-edge research, and standards of practice for addiction counselors. She frequently provides face-to-face training to addiction and mental health counselors across the country and has written numerous articles, book chapters, national curriculums, and training manuals, including the Basics of Addiction Counseling: Desk Reference and Study Guide, Cognitive-Behavioral Strategies in Crisis Intervention, and Casebook on Counseling Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Persons and Their Families.