This course is tailored to provide participants with an overview of the goals of our addiction treatment and criminal justice systems. The course will also provide an overview of the treatment of alcohol and substance abusers who are currently engaged in the criminal justice system The primary areas of learning will revolve around understanding the criminal justice client and relapse issues. The trainer will provide updated research based engagement strategies,
Course Type: Daytime
Name: Anthony Gonzalez
Credentials: MS, CASAC
Bio: Mr. Gonzalez has over 20 years of experience in the chemical dependency treatment field. He is currently responsible for providing counseling services to substance-abusing offenders within the NYS Department of Correctional Services. Mr. Gonzalez is also a former Associate Trainer/Consultant for the Gorski/CENAPS Corporation, an organization that is one of the world's foremost authorities in the area of Relapse Prevention. He has extensive expertise in supervising and training administrators, staff and inmates in a specialized Integrating Criminal Thinking/Chemical Dependency Treatment Model.