New England School
of Best Practices in Addiction Treatment
9 - 12, 2013, Waterville Valley, New Hampshire
ABOUT THE EVENT
The New England
Institute of Addiction Studies is pleased to announce the 21st Annual New
England School of Best Practices in Addiction Studies will take place September 9 – 12,
2013 in Waterville Valley, New Hampshire.
This four-day event
gives addiction professionals the opportunity to combine in-depth study of an
area of special interest with the opportunity to learn in a wilderness setting.
The program includes advanced clinical and administrative skilled-based
treatment in best practices and evidence-based practices treatment approaches,
as well as a current and emerging best opioid treatment practices, and clinical
The highly popular
program site, the Waterville Valley Resort & Conference Center, is nestled
in a secluded area of the White Mountains of New Hampshire. The Valley offers
indoor and outdoor swimming, tennis and racquetball courts, a nine-hole golf
course, and hiking trails. Free time has been set aside so students can enjoy
these facilities on designated evenings and afternoons.
Each year, the New
England Institute welcomes new participants and previous participants. We
invite you to join us in our 21st year of intensive and stimulating studies,
networking, and relaxing in one of the most beautiful parts of New England!
choose from a wide variety of intensive, research-based courses. All Best
Practices information and course information is provided on these web pages.
ABOUT WATERVILLE VALLEY, NEW HAMPSHIRE
Resort and Conference Center is located in the beautiful White Mountains of New Hampshire.
The resort has a variety of hiking trails, restaurants, cafes and specialty
The Waterville Valley
Resort offers the following fee-based recreational activities: access
to the White Mountain Athletic Club, swimming, racquetball courts, spa, nine
holes of midweek golf, unlimited tennis on 18 clay courts, boat use,
rollerblade rental, and mountain bike rental. Participants can purchase a
package pass for these recreational activities in Waterville Valley, or "pay as
you go” for individual activities.
Course work is available for established clinicians and prevention professionals, program managers, and clinician supervisors. Please note that
participants attending advanced clinical course offerings should hold substance
abuse treatment credentials or have worked in chemical dependency treatment for
at least five years. Continuing education credits will be provided for this
event for social workers, addiction counselors, professional counselors, mental
health counselors, and other professions as requested.
PROGRAM SCHEDULE AND COURSES
The four-day program
is a combination of daily plenary events and intensive workshops totaling 30
Click Here to view course descriptions.
In addition to clinical coursework, we are pleased to offer course work for prevention professionals this year.
SPECIAL THANKS to
the Addiction Technology Transfer Center of New England
at Brown University for their support of selected courses.