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41st Annual Northwest Institute of Addictions Studies Conference Overview

This year’s theme is Conference to Client: Translating Knowledge into Professional Practice

Planning for the conference is underway. Updates will be posted to this site as they become available—please check back or join our mailing list to receive updates by email. Select “addictions” as an interest area to ensure you receive updates about this conference. 

Conference Details

Dates: Wednesday-Friday, July 22-24, 2015 

Location: Monarch Hotel and Conference Center, Portland/Clackamas, OR

CEUs: This year’s conference will run 3 full days and offers a total of 21 CEUs.

This conference is co-sponsored by the Professional Mental Health Counseling–Addictions Program and the Center for Community Engagement at the Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling. 


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Our mission is to encourage high standards of competence in the treatment of alcohol and other drug dependencies by sponsoring educational programs to improve the skills and knowledge of practitioners in the field. Learn more at or find NWIAS on Facebook


More on CEUs

ACEP-logo-72dpi_webLewis & Clark is accredited by the Northwestern Association of Schools and Colleges and is an approved provider (#04228) of continuing education hours for the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC).

The Oregon State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists, the Oregon State Board of Clinical Social Workers, and the Washington State Board of Chemical Dependency Counselors accept noncredit courses for licensure renewal.

CEUs earned at this conference are acknowledged and accepted by ACCBO.