Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Friday, December 3, 2021
    • 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM



Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
Instructor: Mark Friedlander, M.D., M.B.A Chief Medical Officer, Behavioral Health at UHS


C.E. Credit for NAADAC - The Association for Addiction Professionals: 1.00
Addiction Professionals This course has been approved by NACCME, LLC, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #182840. NACCME is responsible for all aspects of the programing.


This session will focus on the forces driving this rise in use, risk factors for the development of dependence, and outline the science related to cannabinoids. Risks, benefits, harms and dependence will be reviewed.

This training could be applied to multiple areas of the Alaska Qualified Addictions Professional (QAP) certification. Contact the Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification (Ask for Dabney Van Liere, Executive Director) at 907-332-4333 or email for specific information.