2014 Addiction Treatment Technology Summit

Chicago, Illinois - August 26-27, 2014 

Free Registration! 

About the Summit

The goal of the summit is to increase knowledge and awareness regarding technology-based substance use disorder interventions to promote the utilization of telehealth technologies in delivering addiction treatment and recovery services. Leading addiction treatment researchers will present their findings on technology-based interventions to addiction treatment providers, followed by breakout discussion groups regarding implementation strategies.

Event Location

The Double Tree Chicago-Magnificent Mile
300 East Ohio Street
Chicago, IL 60611
Telephone: 312-787-6100
Website

A government room rate of $166.00 plus tax  has been secured for this event. Please make your hotel reservation using the "Register Now" link above. Participants are responsible for all expenses incurred during this event, which includes, but not limited to, travel (driving or airfare) and lodging. 

*Please do not contact the hotel directly for accommodations. NFAR-ATTC staff will confirm a reservation after you register.* 


Summit Schedule

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • Summit check-in opens at 7:30 a.m. 
  • No meals, break refreshments or snack will be provided and therefore the responsibility of the participant.
  • Lunch breaks will be scheduled each day of the event for approximatly one hour and fifteen minutes.
 Title Change: Innovations in Technology Assisted Care Panel - Nancy Barnett, PhD. - Alcohol Biosensors: Research Background and Clinical Applications.
 
Panel Presentation Session Descriptions:
  August 26, 2014

Continuing Education Hours

Participants can earn up to 12.0 continuing education hours (CEHs)
The following organizations have been approved or pending approval for the Summit:

  • National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Counselors (NAADAC)
  • National Association of Social Workers (NASW) – pending
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
  • Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board (12.0 RCHs)
  • Illinois Certification Board (ICB) 
  • Indiana CAADA – pending
  • Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) 
  • Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy for LADC’s – pending
  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers
  • Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • State of California Board of Behavioral Sciences (MFCC & LCSW)
  • California Association of Alcohol & Drug Educators (CAADE)

 

Contact Information

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact NFAR-ATTC staff at nfar@attcnetwork.org or by phone at (775) 784-6265 or toll free at (866) 617-2816.