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Exploring Current Drug Trends
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Date: February 05, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM
Venue: ZEM ZEM Shriner
2525 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
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Format: Live Classroom Course
Price: See Credits for Pricing
Course Description
Summary

This program is intended for those individuals working in the Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Fields

Presented by Vince Mercuri, M.Ed.,LPC, CAC, Executive Director of the Open Door and Other Drug Treatment Center, Indiana, PA.

Upon the completion of the program the participants should be able to:

  1. Participants will be able to describe the traditional categories of drugs including stimulants, depressants, opiates, hallucinogens and ergogenic substances, and their effects.
  2. Participants will discuss the widely abused class of stimulants that include MDMA, cocaine and methamphetamine.
  3. Participants will recite characteristics of the Opiate class, including heroin, fentanyl, Vicodin and Oxycontin.
  4. Participants will identify both traditional and obscure street drugs including MDMA, PMA, Sextacy, Methamphatetamine, Ice, Yaba, Khat, Herbal Ecstasy, Red Bull, BC Bud, Triple C, Fentanyl, PCP, Wet, Special K, Locoweed, “lean” or “purple drank,” GHB, Burundanga, Nitrous Oxide, THG, Kava Kava and Clove Cigarettes.

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Continuing Education Credits
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  Credit Type Hours Price
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Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $40.00
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National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA) Member
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $50.00
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National Association of Social Workers - PA Chapter (NASW-PA) Non-Member
6.00 Continuing Education Credit Hours $50.00