Fairbanks is licensed by the State of Indiana and the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) to provide continuing education and training programs for professionals from a variety of fields, including: Addiction and recovery specialists, social workers, marriage and family therapists and mental health counselors.
Held annually, Fairbanks’ Susan Li Conference offers 12.75 Continuing Education Units (CEU). This is two-day event featuring keynote speakers in addition to best-practice learning opportunities focuses on addiction treatment and recovery. Past speakers have included former National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism President Dr. Ting Kai Ling, Dr. James Prochaska, co-developer of the Transtheoretical model of stages for change, Dr. Marcus Heilig from the NIAAA, Dr. Stephanie Covington, expert in Women, Trauma and Addiction and Janice Gabe, LCSW, expert in teens and young adults. The 2015 conference focused on mental health and addiction and will feature excellent speakers from Indiana, Illinois and surrounding locations. For more information about this conference, click here. Learn more about the trainings that were offered this year in our 2015 Susan Li Brochure!
This fall, the Indiana Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Task Force has partnered with Fairbanks to host this free lunch and learn that will focus on the accomplishments and future initiatives of the Task Force. A key priority of the Task Force is advancing legislation to help combat the problem of prescription drug abuse and diversion. This session will also highlight the policy changes from this past legislative session, which focused on treatment and harm reduction. To learn more, download the flyer. Click here to register!
Fairbanks also offers educational programming for corporations, schools, mental health centers and other organizations designed to help better understand the disease of addiction – and how it may be successfully treated. For more information, please contact us.