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LASACT 2017: “40 Years of Soaring to New Heights

 

NOTE: ADRA, LASACT, & Peer Support credits will be awarded.

Application will be made for Social Work, Licensed Professional Counselor, and Rehab Counselor CEU credits.

 

Sunday, July 30, 2017

 

Day/Date/ Time Presentation/Presenter/Room Locations Hours
11:00 am.-­‐

5:00pm

Pre-­‐Registered*

On-­‐Site Registration*

1:00-­‐2:30 SomEx (SM) Part I of II

Michelle Rappaport-­‐Moore, LPC-­‐S, NCC, CSAT-­‐S, CST; Kent D. Fisher, LPC/MHSP-­‐S, LADAC-­‐S MAC,

CETII, CSAT-­‐S, CST

Art Therapy as a Prevention Tool Erin Pourciau-­‐Bradford, MEd 1.5
2:30 – 3:00 pm Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

3:00-­‐4:30 pm SomEx (SM) Part II of II

Michelle Rappaport-­‐Moore, LPC-­‐S, NCC, CSAT-­‐S, CST; Kent D. Fisher, LPC/MHSP-­‐S, LADAC-­‐S MAC, CETII, CSAT-­‐S, CST

Grandparents/Kinship Caregivers Raising Grandchildren: A Consequence of Addiction

Danna Stone Spayde, MSW Dot Thibodeaux

1.5
4:30-­‐5:00 pm Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

5:00 – 6:30 pm Healthy Professional Boundaries – What are “They” and Says Who?

Gregory Greer, MSW, LAC, LMSW

Referral Development Group Session

George Smith, MA, LAC; Panel of Provider / Sponsors

Group Therapy: What Works in Addiction

Erin York, LAC, PLPC

HIV in the Substance Use Population: The Role of the Addiction Professional

Christine Brennan, PhD, RN, NP-­‐BC

Prevention Ethics Murelle G. Harrison, PhD, LPP 1.5
6:30 pm Dinner on your own
4.5

*Please submit your completed attendance/tally card before you leave the Conference!

*Remember to complete your online Evaluation by September 1st in order to get your Certificate by email, otherwise there will be a $15 charge.

 

Monday, July 31, 2017

 

Day/Date/Time Presentation/Presenter/Location/ Continuing Education Credits Hours
7:30 am – 3:30 pm Pre-­‐Registered*

On-­‐Site Registration*

8:00 – 8:30 am Conference Opening

Welcome: Joseph Jackson, CAC, President, LASACT Board of Directors Invocation:

Conference Logistics:

Je’riel Harvey, Conference Co-­‐Chair Erin York, Conference Co-­‐Chair

Opening Address: Judge Jules David Edwards, III, Division B 15th Judicial District Court

0.5
8:30-­‐10:00 am The Neurobiology and Cognition of Substance Related Disorders and Disordered Gambling Part I of II

Jon E. Grant, JD, MD, MPH

1.5
10:00 –10:30 am Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

10:30 am – 12:00 pm The Neurobiology and Cognition of Substance Related Disorders and Disordered Gambling Part II of II

Jon E. Grant, JD, MD, MPH

1.5
12:00-­‐1:30 pm Lunch on your own
1:30 -­‐ 3:00 pm Clinical Applications of Intravenous Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide Richard F. Mestayer,

III, MD

Addiction -­‐ A Disease of Perception Sharon Normand,

MEd, LAC, CCS, LPC

Fetish: A Different Turn-­‐On

Kenneth Benedik, LAC, LPC, LMFT

Trauma Informed Peer Support Foley L. Nash, , MEd, LPC-­‐S, LMFT-­‐

BAS; Carla L. Neely, PRSS

Good Grief-­‐ Surviving the Journey

Sandra Ginsburg, LAC, LPC

1.5
3:00 -­‐ 3:30 pm Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

3:30 – 5:00 pm Treatment, If You Can Find It OR Utilizing the Right Assessment Tool For the Right Illness

Dr. Earnest Airhia, Ph.D., LPC-­‐S, LAC, NCC, CCDP-­‐D, ICADC, USSF-­‐A, CM;

Jacqueline L. Meyers, LPC-­‐S, CIT,

NCC

SMART Recovery: Discovering the Power of Choice Kristi Bierbaum, LPC-­‐S, NCC, MAC

Je’riel Harvey, MS, P-­‐LPC

Understanding and Treating Process Addictions

Angela Alexander, PhD, LPC-­‐S, LMFT, LAC, SAP, CCS;

David Harville, M Div, PLPC

Cultural Competence: Treating the LGBTQ Client Amanda L. Walker, MHS, LAC, CCS, CRC, LPC-­‐S;

Shondia Jackson, LMSW

MCOs Report on Services and Benefits

Facilitator: Quinetta Rowley Womack, LAC, CCGC, CCS;

MCO Panel

1.5
5:00 pm Dinner on your own
8:00-­‐9:00 pm AA Meeting
6.5

 

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

 

Day/Date/Time Presentation/Presenter/Location/ Continuing Education Credits Hours
7:30am-­‐12:00 pm

2:00 -­‐ 6:00 pm

Pre-­‐Registered*

On-­‐Site Registration*

8:30-­‐10:00 am The Heroic Journey of Recovery Part I of II

Melissa (Missy) Bradley-­‐Ball, MS, NCC, BCETS, FAAETS

Preventing Mental, Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Murelle G. Harrison. PhD 1.5
10:00 –10:30 am Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

10:30 am – 12:00 pm The Heroic Journey of Recovery Part II of II

Melissa (Missy) Bradley-­‐Ball, MS, NCC, BCETS, FAAETS

Trauma Informed Approaches – Working With Youth Toni Bankston, LCSW, BACS 1.5
12:00-­‐2:00 pm LASACT Awards Banquet

Master of Ceremonies: Joseph Jackson, CAC, President, LASACT Board of Directors Invocation:

LASACT Annual Awards: William E. (Bill) Rose, Jr., LAC, CCS, CCGC, Nominations Chairman

0.5
2:00 -­‐ 3:30 pm Ethics in a Technological World – DBT-­‐The Basics With Co-­‐ Occurring Disorders You Had Me at Hello: How to Engage Clients in Treatment for Gambling Disorders Impact of Betrayal Trauma Drug Trends and Emerging Drugs in Louisiana 1.5
 Jenny Hollander, PhD, LAC, LPC, LMFT Robert L. Scott, MA, LMFT, ICAADC Loreen Rugle,

PhD, ICGC-­‐II

Melissa (Missy) Bradley-­‐Ball, MS, NCC, BCETS, FAAETS Rebecca Nugent, MS
3:30 -­‐ 4:00 pm Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

4:00 – 5:30 pm Nutrition and Addiction CARF Accreditation First Survey and/or Resurvey Mindfulness and Problem Gambling An Ethics Overview for Peer Support Specialists Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) 1.5
 

Becky Laskowski, MA, MS, LDN, RD, CDE, LAC,

LPC

Brad Farmer, MA, MBA  Loreen Rugle,

PhD, ICGC-­‐II

 Foley Nash, M.Ed., LPC-­‐S,

LMFT-­‐BAS; Carla

Betsy Wilks, LCSW-­‐BACS, ACSW, BCD
Neely, PRSS
6:00-­‐7:30 pm Dinner on your own
7:30-­‐9:00 pm LASACT Meeting – Members and Non-­‐members Welcome! President, LASACT Board of Directors: Joseph Jackson, CAC Invocation:

LASACT Nominations Chairman: William E. (Bill) Rose, Jr., LAC, CCS, CCGC LASACT Executive Director: Marolon Mangham, MBA

2.0
8.5

 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

 

Day/Date/Time Presentation/Presenter/Location/ Continuing Education Credits Hours
7:30 am–1:30 pm Pre-­‐Registered*

On-­‐Site Registration*

8:30 – 10:00 am Looking At The Future By Reviewing The Past

Don Hidalgo, LAC, CCGC

Growing Trends of Gambling Disorders in Louisiana

Presenter TBD

Peer Recovery Support Specialists 101

Jason Rich, MBA; Alicia AJ Farria, PRSS

Examining Substance Use Trends in Louisiana’s Higher Education Institutions: The 2017 Core Alcohol and Drug Survey

Allison M. Smith, PhD; Shelley J. Lee, MPH

1.5
10:00 – 10:30 am Break**

**Visit our Bookstore and Silent Auction during breaks!

10:30 am –12:00 pm TBD

Rochelle Head-­‐ Dunham, MD, FAPA

Fundamentals             of Mindfulness Experiential Workshop Tanya Stuart, MSW, LCSW-­‐BACS, LAC, CCS No Wrong Door: Integrating Problem Gambling into Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Treatment Loreen Rugle, PhD, ICGC-­‐II Children’s Literature in Prevention

Tanya Chapman, MBA, LPP; Ashley Castello, Med, LPP; Erin Pourciau-­‐Bradford, MEd

1.5
12:00-­‐1:30 pm Lunch on your own
1:30 – 3:00 pm Juvenile Sex Trafficking-­‐From Surviving to Thriving

Laurie McGehee, Certified Professional

Administrator in Juvenile Justice Shobana Powell, LMSW

Eight Essentials to Recovery Kenneth Foy, Sr., LMFT Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict

Special Agent George J. Cazenavette IV;

Marisa Marino, MA, LAC

1.5
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Total Conference Credit Hours 24.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION:

ADRA, LASACT, & Peer Support credits will be awarded.