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ADAD Zoom Training: Substance Use Disorder Ethics

Description: Attendees will become familiar with:

  • Introductions and networking
  • Discussion of “need of know” and relevance to field work
  • 12 Ethical Principles of CSAC Code of Ethics

Date/Time: Wednesday, June 2, 2021 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & Thursday, June 3, 2021 from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom

Cost: Free

Certificate: 6 hours ADAD approved.  

Registration: Registration is closed.  

Facilitator: Dave Sprouse (LMHC, CSAC) is a licensed and certified counselor with over 20 years of experience in helping professions including victim advocacy, healthcare, military, substance abuse and vocational assistance.  Dave is a prior Clinical Director of a specialized Medication Assisted Treatment facility with  Outpatient and Intensive Outpatient services across 3 locations in Hawaii (Ku Aloha Ola Mau).  Dave is state and internationally certified in substance abuse counseling and clinical supervision, and nationally certified in career counseling.  Dave is also certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors.  Dave has over 60 hours of approved Continuing Education with focus in integrative components impacting SUD treatment.  Dave holds 2 graduate degrees: Adult Education, and Counseling Psychology and is passionate about lifelong learning.  Currently, Dave is an independent contractor offering licensed counseling services and continuing education services.  “Everything you’ve faced so far, you have survived. I believe it is within reach to not only survive, but thrive”.  

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