Participants will gain knowledge of the nutrition-related effect on the body due to the abuse of alcohol and other drugs. Counselors will be provided with information concerning healthy eating for the recovering addict.
Course Type: Evening Trainings
CASAC Sec 1
CPP Sec 1
CPS Sec 1
Name: Michael Barbarulo
Credentials: MS, CASAC
Michael Barbarulo is a noted, well-credentialed and trained professional in the field of addictions, emotional, behavioral and personality disorders. He has spent the last 17 years as a teacher, counselor, therapist and Life Coach working with adults, adolescents , homeless men/women and the criminal justice population. Michael specializes in anger, depression and anxiety (stress) management, relapse prevention, addiction, gambling, denial management, behavior modification/management. He holds certifications in all these areas and is also a Certified Life Strategy Coach & Executive Coach, and Certified Anger Management Facilitator (Anderson & Anderson). Michael specializes in working with rage-aholics. Michael is a consultant for several churches in the capital district of New York. He is also a NAADAC (The Association for Addiction Professionals) Approved Education Provider # 648 (www.naadac.org)
Michael is also an OASAS Education and Training Provider #0787 (www.oasas.state.ny.us/training/providers.cfm
). Michael also provides a Drinking Driving Program for New York State Department of Motor Vehicle # 2700. Michael is currently working on his Ph.D in Counseling and Human Services.