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NYSPA Division on Addictions Conference: Addiction Treatment at the Crossroads - April 12th

News Date: Friday, April 5, 2019 - 16:30

NYSPA Division on Addictions is Proud to Present:


Clinical Innovations

The rise in opioid use and the simultaneous introduction of medical marijuana and psychedelics into clinical practice reflect a swiftly changing landscape for addiction professionals.  Join us to discuss these and other revolutions in treatment both for and with substances and to explore how these fit into our clinical practice and the greater social environment.


Richard Juman, PsyD - Welcome

Joseph Ruggiero, PhD - Opening Remarks: The Clinician's Perspective

Declan Barry, PhD - Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Patients with Chronic Pain

Chinazo Cunningham, MD - What is the Role of Medical Cannabis in the Opioid Use Disorder

Debra Rothschild, PhD & Neta Tal, PhD - Clinical Applications

Ingmar Gorman, PhD - Psychedelic Integration in Clinical Practice

Kassandra Frederique, LCSW - Race, Class, and Oppression in Clinical Practice

Andrew Tatarsky, PhD - Clinical Reflections

When: April 12, 2019: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Where: Scandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue, New York

To Register:



NYSPA Addictions Division Members: $80

NYSPA Members: $100 (add NYSPA Addictions Division Membership only $15)

General Admission: $120

Students: $30

6 CE Credits for Social Workers. CASAC CE Credits also available.

On-site registration and check-in begin at 8:30 am. Conference

begins at 9:00 am. A light breakfast and afternoon refreshments

will be served.

Co-Sponsored by the Concentration in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling at The New School for Social Research

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