Brain Repair for Addictive Disorders: Cost-Effective, Successful, and Drug-Free Therapies (CARA Conference)

Venue: Hilton Sacramento Arden West

Location: Sacramento, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 17, 2009 End Date/Time: Apr 19, 2009
Registration Date: Apr 17, 2009
Early Registration Date: Mar 01, 2009
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Speakers include Ken Blum, PhD; Hyla Cass, MD; Kathleen DesMaisons, PhD; Charles Gant, MD; Julia Ross, MA, MFT; and other national experts in holistic addiction recovery plus California's Director of Alcohol and Drug Programs, Renée Zito!

Nationally renown experts in addiction nutrition and mind-body integration will discuss Does Sugar Matter?; Prison-Based Nutrition Research; Group Acupuncture for Precontemplative Clients; Acupressure Relief of PTSD; Improving Client and Staff Moods With NeuroNutrition; Movement Therapies; Food's Influence On Mental Health; Simple Solutions to Chronic Stress; Intravenous and Over-the Counter Supplement Therapy, Integrating Brain Repair Into Group Psychotherapy and over a dozen other useful topics.

Three tracks: Beginners, Advanced, and a Special Track for the Unique Concerns of Program Administrators.

Ample networking opportunities will be available daily for mentoring and continuing dialogue on topics of your special interest. The Conference Exhibit Hall will offer books, supplies, and sources of information to help you integrate nutrition, acupuncture and mind-body techniques into treatment.


2200 Harvard Street
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Additional Information

Regular Registration $345 Regular Registration and CEUs $370 Add CEUs to your Registration for only $25 (up to 19 CEUs) Approved by the California Acupuncture Board, Provider #473 for 19 hours of continuing education in Category One. Course meets the qualifications for 19 hours of continuing education credit for MFCCs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing Provider #14126, CAARR Provider #5067, CAADE Provider #CP25811C0710, and CAADAC Provider #5-06-485-0510 for 19 CEH's. Approval pending for NCCAOM, NAADAC. Friday Only $175 Saturday Only $175 Sunday Only $75 Group Rates are now available! Register in groups of 3 or more and pay only $310 each. Group registration available by phone, fax, or mail.