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Continuing Education for Medical Professionals

At Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS), we understand how important it is for medical professionals to be up to date with the latest advancements in their fields. That’s why we are pleased to offer a series of continuing education opportunities in our local communities, led by Advanced Recovery Systems’ team of doctors and clinicians. Each presentation is tailored to your specific practice, keeping you current with the latest trends and treatment protocols. We want to help each professional stay on the forefront of advancements in the following fields: substance abuse, addiction, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders and other co-occurring mental health issues.

Advanced Recovery Systems has been approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP No. 6874). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Advanced Recovery Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

You can find upcoming events in your area or to view presentations from past events below.

Upcoming Events

Florida

May 4, 2018 at Boatyard

Location
7760 W Sand Lake Rd Orlando, FL 32819
Time:
11:30 a.m. – 2p.m.
Presenters:
“Yoga as Therapy”
Cheryl Albright OTR/L, C-IAYT
Occupational Therapist, ​Soul to Soul Yoga LLC
“Current Drug Trends: The Influence on the Adolescent Brain”
Jessica Spencer EdD, CAP, CPP
Community Outreach Coordinator, Next Generation Village
2 Continuing Education hours will be awarded as accredited by NBCC.
Lunch will be provided.
RSVP 

May 11, 2018 at Boatyard

Location
1555 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Time:
11:30 a.m. – 1p.m.
Presenters:
“The Power of Connection in Recovery”

Ana Moreno, LMHC, MCAP, CAI-II, ICADC, CIP, CDWF
Co-Founder/Clinical Director, Family Recovery Specialists
“The Hidden Hero”
Christopher Pasquale, MA, MCAP, ICADC
Director of Operations, RECO
2 Continuing Education hours will be awarded as accredited by NBCC.
Lunch will be provided.
RSVP 

Ohio

April 20, 2018 at BRIO Tuscan Grille

Location:
SUN Behavioral Columbus 900 E Dublin Granville, Columbus, Ohio 43229
Time:
11am-2pm
Presenters:
Lena Wooton
Clinical Director, The Recovery Village Columbus
“The Use of DBT Skills in Therapist Burnout”
Dr. Kevin Wandler
Chief Medical Officer, Advanced Recovery Systems
“Cannabis is Harmless….Think Again! An Addiction Medicine Perspective”
Brunch will be provided.
2 Continuing Education hours will be awarded as accredited by NBCC.
RSVP
If you have any questions please contact Erin Dunlevy at edunlevy@suncolumbus.com or (440) 552-1770.

Washington

April 27, 2018 Maggiano’s Little Italy

Location:
1700 7th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
Time:
10am -1pm
Presenter:
Kevin Graves
Interventionist, There is Hope Interventions, LLC
“Helping Families/Teams Intervene with Loved Ones”
Brunch will be provided.
2 Continuing Education hours will be awarded as accredited by NBCC.
RSVP

Past Events

To view a presentation please click on the state below.

Our Speakers

For more information on our experts, please click their photo.

Jessica Spencer EdD, CAP, CPP

Community Outreach Coordinator, Next Generation Village

Dr. Kevin Wandler, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Advanced Recovery Systems

Nanci E. Stockwell, LCSW, MBA

Chief Clinical and Education Officer, Advanced Recovery Systems

Dr. Timothy Huckaby, MD, FASAM

Medical Director, Orlando Recovery Center

Lena Wooton

Clinical Director, The Recovery Village Columbus

Renee Cherowitz, LMHC

Clinician, Orlando Recovery Center

Steven Hart

Executive Director, The Recovery Village Ridgefield

Robert J Ochsner, MD

Attending Physician, The Recovery Village Palmer Lake

Richard Molina, LMHC

Lead Therapist, The Recovery Village

Guest Speakers

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If you are a community provider and would like to speak at an event, please contact our Marketing and Event Specialist, Ashley Ulbrich, at aulbrich@advancedrecoverysystems.com.  

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