CCET presents Current Trends in Substance Abuse Training

Posted Date: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 10:15am

Alfred State’s Center for Community Education and Training is hosting a community drug and alcohol training on Oct. 18, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Lake Lodge.The workshop will explore “Current Trends in Substance Abuse” with an emphasis on the resurgence of heroin use as well as synthetic marijuana and bath salts. Steve Hanson, the associate commissioner of treatment and practice innovation for the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, will be presenting.

If you are a professional in the field or a worried parent, arm yourself with education about these dangerous drugs. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about these specific substance abuse concerns. Qualified specialists are in demand as we learn more about the frequency and severity of alcoholism and other substance abuse issues. Whether you’re interested in being a licensed counselor or simply want to expand your ability to support others, Alfred State’s Center for Community Education and Training can help you get there.

Interested participants should call the Center for Community Education and Training at 607-587-4015 or email ccet@alfredstate.edu for more information. Pre-registration is required. The cost of the training is $25.