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Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors

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2019 Fall Workshop Faculty Announced

Jere C Brewer  | Published on 7/15/2019

AAADAC is Excited to Announce our 2019 Plenary Speaker
Dr Herdman
Dr John Herdman, PhD

John Herdman, Ph. D., LADC is a licensed psychologist, and a licensed alcohol and drug abuse counselor. He has over 44 years of school, military, counseling, and consulting experience. He is the owner of Parallels and its Clinical Director. Dr. Herdman uses his years of experience to help client make positive changes in their life. As a specialist in addictions (substance and process) he uses cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) as an evidence based therapy practice to help client change negative emotions (anger, anxiety, depression) and negative behaviors.
In 2018 Dr. Herdman published his fourth book called A Rational Workbook for Change. Early in 2018 he will publish the Seventh Edition of his seminal book Global Criteria: The 12 Core Functions of the Substance Abuse Counselor.

Faculty for 2019 AAADAC Fall Workshop includes
Christina Allen, MA, LPC, DCC, CRC
Brian Anderson, PsyD, MPA
Susan Bratcher, LCSW, ADC, CCDP-D, QMEP
Myriam Carter, MSW, ADC, CS, PR
Paula Cunningham, RN
John Herdman, PhD, LADC

Cristy Park, Staff Attorney, LCSW

Summer Prado, ADC, CS, CTTS
Lisa Ray, MS, LADAC, CCS

JG Regnier, LCSW, ADC, CS


The full schedule and registration will be posted 
Weds, 17 July 2017