Category Archives: Medical Centers / Hospitals

Jail Diversion Programs – The Future of Criminal Justice?

August 25, 2015

Court ordered addiction treatment programs that serve to divert non-violent criminals with mental illness and substance abuse issues have gained in popularity in recent years. Florida, and Broward County in particular, has been at the forefront of this trend. A … Continue reading

Infection Control in The Treatment Setting

May 28, 2013

Infection control is one of the most important elements of a safe treatment protocol. With the proliferation of infectious disease associated with drug use, there is ample opportunity for infection within a treatment center – especially if the staff is … Continue reading

Addiction Training for Medical Professionals

October 4, 2011

The Academy for Addiction Professionals is offering free behavioral health training seminars on managing addiction and addictive behavior in a hospital or medical center setting. Through this lecture series, we hope to reinforce basic addiction training in the hospital and … Continue reading

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The Academy for Addiction Professionals is a leading addiction professional training center and an approved education provider for both the Florida Certification Board (FCB) and NAADAC. We offer interactive in-class (South Florida Location) and online training courses for the Certified Addiction Professional (CAP), Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC), Certified Behavioral Health Technician (CBHT) and Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) levels of certification as well as Continuing Education and Professional Development programs.