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CADTP Spring Conference Roundup

The CADTP Spring Conference sparkled at the Embassy Suites in La Quinta, CA on May 18 -19, 2022. With an exceptional agenda of presenters, a full house of attendees, and friendly, engaged sponsors, the event was a success all around. The feedback was stellar....

Fentanyl – The Scourge of Society

Fentanyl – The Scourge of Society

Just a few years ago, most of us had never even heard of Fentanyl. Today, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), it is the number one cause of overdose deaths in the Country. Read on to learn about this deadly escalation in the opioid crisis and find...

One Pill Can Kill

One Pill Can Kill

The US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) launched the One Pill Can Kill campaign to inform the American public of the dangers of fake prescription pills.   The only safe prescription medications are ones prescribed by a trusted medical professional that you get from...

CADTP Fall Conference Recap

Powerful presenters, educational breakout sessions, and networking opportunities made the CADTP Fall Conference a highlight of the year! 130 SUD professionals attended the CADTP Fall Conference which featured four keynote speakers, six facilitated workshops, and 11...

The Role of a Peer Recovery Support Specialist

Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialists (CPRSS) are individuals who have lived experience with substance use or co-occurring mental health disorders either through their own experience or that of a loved one. Their life experiences and recovery allow them to...