Join addiction treatment and behavioral healthcare professionals of all types working together to heal our communities and build sustainable and successful treatment organizations at the National Conference on Alcohol & Addiction Disorders, August 19-22, 2018, in Disneyland, California. NCAD is a comprehensive conference experience, with dedicated tracks for clinicians of all types, executives managing treatment organizations, and marketing and business development professionals working in the community. Earn CE and ethics credits, network with your peers, and take valuable and actionable education back to your office by attending NCAD 2018.

 NEW in 2018, NCAD will have a dedicated focus on alcohol use and misuse. Click here to learn more.

The Facts…
  • 15.1M people had an alcohol use disorder in 2016
  • 65.3M people are binge users of alcohol
  • 38.4% of young adults report binge alcohol use in the past month
  • 16.3M people are heavy alcohol users
  • 7.3M people report alcohol consumption under the age of 21
2018 Topics Include:
Who Should Attend:
  • Alcohol    
  • Co-Occurring Disorders
  • Families and Treatment
  • Counseling/Clinical Strategies    
  • Ethics
  • Gender Specific / Cultural Competence Strategies
  • Gender Matters
  • Holistic Care
  • Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment
  • Leadership and Management
  • Marketing/Business Development
  • Pain Management
  • Prescription Drug and Opioid Abuse
  • Prevention/Intervention
  • Process Addictions
  • Professional Development
  • Recovery Support
  • Clinicians
    • Counselors
    • Therapists
    • Psychologists
    • Private practice professionals
    • Interventionists
    • Social workers
  • Executive and business professionals
    • Treatment center owners and operators
    • CEOs
    • Executive directors
    • COOs
    • CFOs
    • Marketing, business development, and admissions leaders
  • Others with cause commitment
    • Law enforcement
    • Advocates, families, people in recovery
    • Public health and government officials