Events & Trainings


  •  2017 Annual Best Practices Summit - Monday, October 16th, 2017 - Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
    • Location: Chicago, IL
    • Registration Fee: Range from $225 - $695 depending on number of days and events Registration Deadline: None, but space is limited
    • To Register: Click on the link below to view the NARR website, which includes event information, then choose your registration package at the bottom of the page.
  • Rise Up Against Addiction- 5k run/walk to raise awareness about addiction on October 28th, 2017 put on by Shatterproof.
    • Location: Franklin Park, Boston, MA
    • Registration Fee:  N/A
    • To Register: Click on the link below to view the Shatterproof website and click "Register as An Individual"
  • 25th Anniversary New England School of Best Practices in Addiction Treatment - August 28th - 31st, 2017
    • Location: Waterville Valey, NH
    • Registration Fee: 1 -day: $210; 2-day: $360; 3-day: $485; 4-day: $635
    • To Register: Registration is online and can be accessed using the link below:
  • Drug Courts: Where Justice and Treatment Meet- November 29th and 30th, 2017
  •   BHBusiness: How Can You Improve and Expand Your Business Practices and Thrive in the Health Care Marketplace? Online Courses - 14 self-paced online courses included two new courses: Value Based Purchaing and Bundled Payments.
    • Location: Virtual, online, at-your-own pace curriculum with some live coaching and peer networking
    • Registration Fee: All courses are available at no cost. You can also earn continuing education credits from the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) for completing any of the self-paced courses.
    • To Register: ​visit
  • ACE-Addiction Counselor Education
  • Military Culture & Clinical Considerations: Improving Readiness to Address the Needs of Service Members, Veterans, and their Families -  Training for human service professionals to provide insight into military culture, the overlap of substance use disorders, and more. Monday, October 16th, 2017 from 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    • Location: Holiday Inn Marlborough, 265 Lakeside Ave, Marlborough, MA 01752
    • Registration Fee: ​$60.00
    • To Register: Registration deadline is Monday, October 9th, 2017 (or when training reaches capacity).
  • Understanding DCF and the Child Welfare Lens: -  Training for professionals in the community. Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 from 8:30AM - 4:30PM
    • Location: Congregation Lion of Judah - 20 Reed St, Boston, MA 02118
    • Registration Fee: ​$55.00; pay online or mail to AdCare Educational Institute, Inc. at 5 Northampton St, Worcester, MA 01605
    • To Register: Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 18th (or when training reaches capacity).
  • Motivational Interviewing for Recovery Coaches -  Training taking place on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 from 8:30AM until 4:00PM
    • Location: Genesis Spiritual Life & Conference Center - 53 Mill St, Westfield, MA 01085
    • Registration Fee: ​$35.00; pay online or mail to AdCare Educational Institute, Inc. at 5 Northampton St, Worcester, MA 01605
    • To Register: Register online by Thursday, October 26th (NOTE: training may reach capacity before that date)

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