CADA School of Addiction and
The CADA School of Addiction and Behavioral Health offers courses in which students will learn, develop and improve their skills for working with individuals and families affected by addiction through in-depth coursework.
The courses are open to any individual who is interested in learning more about addiction. Students have the opportunity to earn up to 180 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) in the field of addiction. Students can earn 15 contact hours per course listed below. These programs are approved for continuing education for Social Workers by the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse of Northwest Louisiana (CADA), an approval organization authorized by the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners and by the Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority (ADRA), AEPE017.
Impulse Control Skills Training in Addictive Disorders
January 14 & 21, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Introduction to Clinical Documentation in Addiction Treatment
February 11 & 18, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Basic Psychopharmacology I
March 11 & 18, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Basic Psychopharmacology II
April 15 & 22, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Addictions Therapy for People with Disabilities
May 13 & 20, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Ethics and Confidentiality
July 15 & 22, 2017 at 9 a.m.
DSM-5 Co-Occurring Disorder Differential Diagnosis in Addictions Counseling
August 12 & 19, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Group Therapy Techniques Specific to People with Addiction
September 16 & 23, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Challenges of Interfacing 12 Step Programs and Professional Counseling
October 14 & 21, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Practicum on MET Counseling Techniques Specific to People with Addiction
November 11 & 18, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Cross-Cultural Addictions Counseling
December 9 & 16, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Basic Pedagogy in Addictive Disorders Education
January 13 & 20, 2018 at 9 a.m.
All sessions begin promptly at 9 a.m. at 2000 Fairfield Ave., Shreveport, LA 71104
Registration and Tuition
Tuition for each class is $75.00. CADA accepts cash, check, and credit cards.
Classes are limited to 25 students each, and students are strongly encouraged to pre-register before the class. Day-of registrants will be charged a $15.00 late fee. Please view the CSABH Financial Agreement by clicking here. Upon completion, please send this agreement to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to fill out an application for the CADA School of Addiction and Behavioral Health or stop by the Dan J. Talley Memorial Center at 2000 Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport to pick one up. Send your completed application to the CADA School of Addiction and Behavioral Health by email to email@example.com, by fax to 318-222-3273, or drop it off at the Dan J. Talley Memorial Center.
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