This two-day, application-focused training provides participants with an in-depth look at the theoretical foundations of the Criteria, including clinically driven services, biopsychosocial assessment, the six dimensions, continued stay and transfer/discharge criteria. Incorporating the use of the new edition of The ASAM Criteria, participants have opportunities for skill practice at every stage of the treatment process: assessment, engagement, treatment planning, continuing care and transfer or discharge.
All participants receive an in-depth Training Journal to guide the training and as a resource for continuing skill application.
**Scheduled for May 20-21, 2021 from 8:30am to 4:30pm each day
**Early Bird Price of $299 expires on April 23, 2021
** Registration Closes April 30th, 2021
**Participants will earn 13 NAADAC Continuing Education credits upon completion of training
***This training is approved by NAADAC & Train for Change Inc., NAADAC Provider # 193784 (expires April 1st, 2022).
**Zoom link, corresponding training materials, and instructions will be sent via email to all registrants to email address of file
James Von Busch has been a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Idaho since 1993. He has worked in both the agency setting as well as private practice providing Mental Health Counseling and Substance Abuse Treatment. James served as Administrative Faculty for the University of Nevada, Reno as a Senior Certification Specialist and Trainer, providing analysis and technical assistance for clinicians and supervisors. He is an approved trainer for numerous NIDA/SAMHSA Blending Initiatives, utilizing his expertise to equip professionals in the areas of Medication Assisted Treatment, Motivational Enhancement Strategies, theory and strategies of systems change, individualized treatment planning as well as The ASAM Criteria.
Conducted Live on ZOOM