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2017 Conference Information

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Conference Thank You 

The 39th Annual NAATP National Addiction Leadership Conference is complete! We had a successful conference with great energy in Austin, TX on May 21-23, 2017. Our members and attendees go home with renewed vision and direction. Thank you to the 700 treatment professionals that attended, sponsored, exhibited, and presented.

2017 Conference Program

Download the conference program to review sessions, exhibitors, sponsors, and more! Download Conference Program

2017 Conference Session Materials 

General Sessions: 
Opening Comments by Marvin Ventrell 
Charting Our Field's Trajectory: The NAATP Provider CEO Perspective
Protecting our Brands: Treatment Provider Business Development, Ethics, and Intellectual Property
Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

Workshops:
Addiction Provider Regulartory Law and Practice 
Risky Business: The Search for Standards in Recovery Residences
It's More Than an Opioid Epidemic: The Big Picture of Addiction
System Improvements Through Public Advocacy: The Hill, The PAC, The Constituency
Top 10 Legal Issues of 2017 
Managed Care Friendly: A Guide to Better Reimbursement and a Simpler Process
Treatment Transformation: Leveraging Technology and Research to Evolve our Clinical Model

Audio Files provided by Recovery Coast to Coast:
Interview: Marvin Ventrell, Executive Director - NAATP
Interview: Doug Tieman, President & CEO - Caron Treatment Centers
Interview: Kimberly Johnson, Director - CSAT
Interview: Michael King, Director of Outreach - Facing Addiction
Interview: Leonard Buschel, Founder/Director - Reel Recovery
Interview: Lane W - People's Anonymous
Interview: Sara Buckler, Outreach Manager - Cenikor Austin
Interview: Stephan Marion - Director of Market Development - The Ranch at Clear Springs

Presentation: Opening Remarks
Presentation: Charting our Field's Trajectory
Presentation: Membership Meeting and PAC Luncheon
Presentation: All Addicts Matter
Presentation: Facing Addiction in America
Presentation: NAATP Awards Banquet
Presentation: Protecting our Brands

Conference Photos

Browse and enjoy the conference photos! 

2017 Golf Tourney Photos
2017 Annual Conference Photos

Exhibitor Information 

Exhibiting is a great way to market your organization and network with leaders, executives, and stakeholders within the addiction treatment field. The purpose of the exhibits is to compliment the annual conference sessions by enabling registrants access to supporting organizations in the addiction treatment industry.  Exhibit booths for the 2017 NAATP National SOLD OUT 2 months prior to the conference. Reference our 2017 Exhibitor Information

Sponsorship Information 

Sponsorship compatibility with the conference mission is important.  The National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers reserves the right to determine the eligibility, accepting or rejecting any sponsor that is not in line with the NAATP mission, ethics, character and purpose of the conference. Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors!