California Addiction Conference

Inspiring Excellence, Promoting Change

Seventh Annual CAC

October 22-25, 2020

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SEVENTH ANNUAL CAC | October 22-25, 2020

CALIFORNIA ADDICTION CONFERENCE

Out of an abundance of caution and in keeping with government guidelines, the Seventh Annual CAC is being held as an online live virtual conference.

Join us this fall and immerse yourself in competencies both addiction programs and professionals in treating persons with substance use disorders (SUD). Experts in the field will bring the latest research and education to you.

TOPICS

Topics are being formulated

CEUs

Four days of continuing education will be offered.

CCAPP Annual Membership Meeting!

Important note:
Registration for the meeting is separate from the conference

The CCAPP Annual Membership Meeting is held each fall on the Saturday of the California Addiction Conference. The meeting is open to the public. However, only members are counted towards quorum and only members can vote. Please indicate your member or non-member status when registering for the meeting.

GET REGISTERED FREE FOR THE MEMBER MEETING
VIRTUAL PARTY

CCAPP’s Annual
Halloween Party
is virtual this year!

Hosted by Kristina Padilla
* Costume Contest
* Amazing Prizes
* Free for Everyone!
Friday, October 23, 2020
7:00 – 8:30 PM

Registration separate from CAC

SIGN UP FREE!

Testimonials

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our attendees say:

Probably the best conference yet! The membership meeting was well organized too.

Cynthia

Best conference yet!! Let’s top it next year!

Anonymous

I had a lot of fun and learned good info.

Anonymous

Registration staff were friendly every time I asked questions.

Anonymous

The two ladies in front wre phenomenal. Excellent, smiling, wonderful! So glad I came.

Anonymous

This was my 3rd CCAPP conference & I think all of them are so good & amazing. I’m really proud to be part of CCAPP!

Rachel

Seventh Annual CAC Agenda

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Our Speakers

Speakers, presentation titles, and agenda are subject to change.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Dr. Rob Weiss

Keynote Speaker

Understanding Why and How to Assess and Treat Co-Occurring Disorders: Sex and Drugs

Kat Alvarado

Plenary Speaker

Making the Invisible Visible: Challenging Health Disparities, Racism, and Isolation Faced by LGBTQ+ Asian Pacific Americans

Raven Badger, PhD

Plenary Speaker

What’s Sex Got to do With It: Working with LGBT Clients

Michael Liao

Plenary Speaker

Making the Invisible Visible: Challenging Health Disparities, Racism, and Isolation Faced by LGBTQ+ Asian Pacific Americans

Mellissa McCracken

Plenary Speaker

Fight, Flight or F**k

Friday, October 23, 2020

Dr. David Best

Keynote Speaker

Recovery Capital

Louie Brown

Plenary Speaker

CCAPP Advocacy

Jennifer Carvalho

Plenary Speaker

Leading Through Crisis

Janelle Ito-Orille

Plenary Speaker

Department of Health Care Services Update

Patrick Kennedy

Plenary Speaker

Empowering Change: Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mental Health Policy

Kimberly Kirchmeyer

Plenary Speaker

Department of Consumer Affairs Update

Stephanie Lake, M.Ed, LAADC

Plenary Speaker

Harm Reduction in 2020 During a Pandemic, More Important Now Than Ever

Kelly Pfeifer

Plenary Speaker

Department of Health Care Services Update

Senator Scott Wiener

Plenary Speaker

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Congressmember Judy Chu

Keynote Speaker

A. Tom Horvath, PhD

Plenary Speaker

SMART Recovery: Self-Empowering Mutual Help for Problematic Addictive Behavior

Andrew Kessler

Plenary Speaker


National Legislation and Advocacy

Kimberly Miller

Plenary Speaker

Boundaries and Family Recovery

David Sheridan

Plenary Speaker

Recovery Residences

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Tony Greco, PsyD

Plenary Speaker

Ethics

Eric Martin

Plenary Speaker

Ethics: Sex Positive Sexual Boundaries

Tony Vezina

Plenary Speaker

Ethics: Sex Positive Sexual Boundaries

Continuing Education

Earn up to 25 CEs at the Seventh Annual CAC

CCAPP is a CEU Provider for the following:
CCAPP #00-85-020-1121; BHAP # CA-20-499-0000: CAMFT #124303; NBCC #SP-689; BBS #PCE-680; NAADAC #189; CADTP #146; Tennessee Certification Board (TCB); ADACBGA #20-09-18-0000;

Our Sponsors

CCAPP thanks our sponsors of the Seventh Annual California Addiction Conference. For sponsorship information contact Kristina Padilla at [email protected]

Virtual Exhibitor Booths

Conference Registration

Become a member today and save up to $100 on this conference and get member benefits! Annual membership is only $100. Visit www.ccappmembership.org for member beneifits and more information.

October 22-25, 2020

Register by October 20, 2020 to save $100

NON-MEMBER

$430

FULL REGISTRATION

  • $330 daily rate
  • Restrictions apply
REGISTER NOW!

STUDENT*

$255

FULL REGISTRATION

  • $180 daily rate
  • Restrictions apply*
REGISTER NOW!

INFO

FEES & REFUNDS

Register early and save $100.
*Students are required to submit proof of enrollment in a SUD/AOD course. Send documents to accounting at [email protected] after registering.
*No refunds will be made
on or after October 1, 2020.

Program Members

Program Members voting representative may register at 30% off the non-member price. To get this discount the voting representative will need to cotact accounting.
If you need assistance with this option, email Soni at [email protected] or call 800-564-5927.

INFO

FEES & REFUNDS

Discount applies only to the official voting member. To get this price, contact accounting.
Save $100 and register early.
*No refunds will be made on or after October 1, 2020.