Alcohol & Drug Abuse Division Training: The Assessment and Treatment of Dual Diagnosis

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Alcohol & Drug Abuse Division Training: The Assessment and Treatment of Dual Diagnosis

Date/Time: Monday, July 8, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM HST (8:30-9:00 AM Registration)
Location: State Laboratories 2725 Waimano Home Road Pearl City, HI 96782 (View map)
Cost: $25.00 payable to CDFH by credit card through the registration site. Personal/cashiers, agency checks and money orders are accepted. For more info on payment, see inquiries below.
 
Registration for this event has closed.
Continuing education: 6 hrs. ADAD approved
 
Overview:
The following Assessment and Treatment of Dual Diagnosis Workshop is intended to provide advanced training in working with the range of psychiatric co-occurring conditions among substance use populations. This workshop will provide additional support for assessing psychiatric conditions, the common treatment for dual substance users with SPMI, and common malingering/feigning symptoms used by SUD populations. In addition, various treatment modalities will help understand and direct the course of treatment toward referral needs, ongoing treatment, and discharge planning.
 
Facilitator:
Dr. Isaiah Moreno is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist, and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, and currently works in a group practice called Ho'oko, LLC in Waipahu, Hawaii. He has been providing therapeutic services for over 12 years and has been working with individuals and couples dealing with a range of adjustment and mental health issues. He has worked at various substance use facilities, community mental health centers, and was the previous Chief Psychologist at the Oahu Community Correctional Center (OCCC). In addition, he has provided education and training for counselors as a past faculty member at Argosy University, and as an ADAD trainer for the last two years. Dr. Moreno specializes in substance use treatment modalities, therapeutic assessments, and ethical behavior in clinical practice.
 
Target Audience:
Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC) and applicants; those with other ADAD professional credentials; and anyone involved in the human services field.
 
Questions: Contact Michelle Park Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii, Hawaii Pacific Center for Excellence 808-545-3228 ext. 37 or at mpark@drugfreehawaii.org
 
Registration payment via personal/cashiers, agency checks and money orders are accepted and may be mailed to: 
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Attn: Michelle Park
1130 N. Nimitz Hwy. Suite A259
Honolulu, HI 96817