The West Coast Symposium on Addiction Disorders (WCSAD) will occur as a live experience from June 1-3, 2023.
To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within 60 days of the live event will receive immediate documentation of credit.
For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609.371.1137. See the registration rates section of the website for fee information.
After attending the West Coast Symposium, participants should be able to:
- Apply clinical skills from a broad range of professional core functions including assessment and therapeutic approaches
- Cite advances in the field resulting from research and practice innovations
- Discuss ways to build a collaborative culture within the allied health professions
- Proactively address the challenges, risks and opportunities presented by a changing competitive environment
This activity is designed for all behavioral or allied health professionals, CEOs, presidents and vice presidents, directors, other C-suite executives, physicians, psychologists, social workers, marriage and family therapists, alcohol and drug counselors, mental health counselors, collegiate recovery and professional monitoring organizations, EAPs, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, peer support, recovery coaches, sober living operators and staff.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, HMP Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
HMP Education designated this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
HMP Education has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This live activity is designated for 20.0 AAPA Category 1 credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
This continuing nursing education activity awards 20.0 contact hours.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 20.0 contact hours.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Program accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the AmericanPsychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, HMP Education is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers completing this live course receive up to 20.0 general continuing education credits.
MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, HMP Education is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The APA pre-approves New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Rhode Island, South Dakota and Washington D.C., for Marriage and Family Therapy credit.
This course has been approved by HMP Global, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #182840. HMP Global is responsible for all aspects of the programming.
Any participant wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of a continuing education activity accredited by HMP Education, may contact Samantha Conforti, Senior Manager, Accreditation and Compliance, by phone at 609-371-1137, by email at sconforti@HMPglobal.com or in writing at 104 Windsor Center Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520. The Senior Manager, Accreditation and Compliance will review the grievance and respond within 30 days of receiving the complaint. If the participant is unsatisfied with the response, an appeal to the Senior Director, Andrea Zimmerman, Accreditation and Outcomes, can be requested for a
second level of review. Ms. Zimmerman can be contacted via phone at 609-371-1137, by email at azimmerman@HMPglobal.com or in writing at 104 Windsor Center Drive, East Windsor, NJ 08520.
HMP Education complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call (770) 751-7332 / (609) 371-1137.
Applications for commercial support from healthcare related industries are pending. Commercial support will be acknowledged as it is received.
HMP Education protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. HMP Education and our joint providers will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency.
HMP Education maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.
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