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Tuesday, October 30, 2007
 
8:30 AM
Clinical Supervision
David Powell, PhD
8:30 AM
HIV/Infectious Disease-Ethical Considerations
Kathy Norins
8:30 AM
DWI Services
Lynn Jones LPC, LCAS
2-5 PM

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Carolinas Conference on Addiction and Recovery

 
5-7 PM
Reception--Lobby
 
7-9 PM
Creating Communities of Healers

Jim Van Hecke,

Rev Leo Booth

Fulton Crews PhD

9-10 PM
12 Steps:  A Tool to Aid Spiritual Growth
NC/SC Fellow
 
 
Wednesday, October 31, 2007
 
7-8AM
Body Conditioning in Treatment
Ginger Edwards MA, CCAS, CGP, LPC
8:30 AM
Care of the Caregiver
David Powell, PhD
9:30 AM
Building Community
John Edwards, PhD
10:30 AM
BREAK
 
11 AM
What Takes You to Recovery
Kevin McCauley MD
12-1:30 PM
LUNCH  Von Wrighten
 
1:30-3:15 PM

Choose One

1.  John Edwards PhD:   The Family at Large

2.  Nancy Johnston MS, LPC, LSATP:  When You've Lost Your Self in Someone Else

3. Kathy Grace, LPC:  Motivational Interviewing

4 Jeff and Lara Gillease: Step 1--Experienced Through Body (Theatre), Mind (Story-Telling), and spirit (Experiential) Workshop

5.  Gerald Shulman, MA, MAC, FACATA:  Senior Moments--The challenge of Assessment, Intervention and Treatment

 

 

John Edwards, PhD

Nancy Johnston, MS, LCP, LSATP

Kathy Grace, LPC

Jeff and Lara Gillease, MS, LPC, CRC

Gerald Shulman, MA, MAC, FACATA

3:15 pm
BREAK
 
3:45-5:30 PM
Continue with earlier choices
 
5:30
Dinner on your own
 
9-10PM
12-Steps:  As Integral to Quality Aftercare Programs
NC/SC Fellow
 
 
Thursday, November 1, 2007
 
7-8 AM
Body Conditioning in Treatment
Ginger Edwards MA, CCAS, CGP, LPC
8:30 AM

Always We Begin Again: 

One Lawyer's Personal Story of Creating Order from Chaos

John McQuiston, JD
9:30 AM
Limbic Resonance:  Personal & Professional Relationships
Jeff Georgi, MDiv, MAH, CCAS, LPC, CGP
10:30 AM
BREAK
 
11:00 AM
The Neurophysiology of Addiction Memory:
Paul Early, MD
12-1:30 PM
LUNCH:  Von Wrighten
 
1:30 -5:00 PM

CCAR Track Choose One

1. Corinne Gerwe, PhD  (This choice is limited to 30 people who will participate both today and Friday morning).

2. Pierluigi Mancini, PhD, NCACII:  Developing a Culturally Competent Organization and Jeff Brantley MD: Five Good Minutes

3. North Carolina Addiction Fellows:  Differing Models of Treatment Deliveries

 

Corrine Gerwe, PhD

Pierluigi Mancini, PhD, NCACII

Jeff Brantley, MD

North Carolina Addiction Fellows

 

LAW AND ORDER TRACK:

--Don Carroll JD:  Solutions for Addiction and Depression

--Judge Joseph Buckner:  Special Panel discussion on the role of law enforcement and the courts in mental health and substance abuse in crisis care management

--Paul Nagy, LPC, LCAS, CCS:  Creating Communities of Healers

Don Carroll, JD

Panel to be announced with Judge Joseph Buckner

Paul Nagy, LPC,LCAS, CCS

 

INTEGRATED MEDICAL CARE TRACK:

--ICARE: A presentation on integrated care possibilities in North Carolina

--Panel with  Robert Gwyther, MD and Al Mooney MD

Panel to be announced

Robert Gwyther, MD, MBA

Al Mooney, MD

 

COLLEGE ISSUES TRACK:

--Susan Sonne, PharmD:  Pharmacology

--Panel--To be announced

Susan Sonne, PharmD

5:30 PM
CCAR over for day -- dinner on your own.
 
6:30 PM
Dinner for North and South Carolina Addiction Fellows
 
6:30 PM

Dinner for Board Members and Administrators Track with

Pierluigi Mancini, PhD, NCACII

Pierluigi Mancini, PhD, NCACII
9-10 PM
12-Step:  On the Road to Recovery
NC/SC Fellow
 
 
Friday, November 2
 
7-8 AM

Body Conditioning in Treatment

Ginger Edwards, MA, CCAS, CGP, LPC
 
CCAR TRACK
 
8:30 AM
Welcome

Fulton Crews, PhD

Robert Gwyther, MD, MBA

9:00 AM Continuation of Corinne Gerwe Workshop (must have attended on Thursday) Corinne Gerwe, PhD
9:00 AM
How Does Dopamine Change Our Brain
Donita Robinson, PhD
9:45 AM

Will the Last Person Who Uses the Word "Reward"

Please Turn Out the Lights

J Salamone PhD
10:30  AM
BREAK
 
11:00 AM
Dopamine, Psychosis, Addiction and Recovery
JC Garbutt MD
11:45 AM
Reward Thresholds and Addiction, How Does This Help Clinicians?
CJ Malanga PhD, MD
12:30-2 PM
LUNCH:  Von Wrighten introduces the "Paul Wellstone Lecturer on Public Policy, Mental Health and Substance Abuse"
To Be Announced
 
TREATMENT CENTERS: BOARD & ADMIN TRACK
 
8:30 AM
Overview:  Challenges for Provider Organizations
Larry Thompson, MBA
9:15 AM

How Addiction Works in the Brain: 

A Primer for Non-Clinical Professionals

Jeff Georgi, MDiv, MAH,

CCAS, LPC, CGP

10:30 AM

BREAK

 
11:00 AM
ADMIN:  Hiring Practices
TJ Elison, COO Atalanta Union Mission
 
BOARD:  Board Governance
Jane Pressly, CFRE
12:30 PM
LUNCH:  Von Wrighten introduces the "Paul Wellstone Lecturer on Public Policy, Mental Health and Substance Abuse"
Senator Joe Biden (Invited)
2:00 PM
How to Deal With Impaired Staff
Mike Wilkerson, MD
2:45 PM
Building Teams:  Working Together for Success
Steve Millette,

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