Providing an educational forum for addiction specialists, counselors, and behavioral health professionals for
over 45 years.
The Advanced International Winter Symposium on Addictive Disorders, Behavioral Health, and Mental Health has provided addiction specialists, counselors, and behavioral health professionals with world-class education and training for 45 years. This symposium creates unprecedented opportunities to share knowledge, perspectives, and cutting edge research.
The 2019 Winter Symposium attracted over 1,350 attendees, including 29 Educational Supporters and 77 Exhibitors.
The Winter Symposium includes exhibits, plenaries, and networking opportunities related to:
Our attendees include many of the most esteemed addictions specialists, behavioral, and mental health practitioners including:
To improve health professional attendees' evidence-based diagnostic assessment, treatment, knowledge and practice skills specific to reducing health care provider care gaps and facilitating integrative care related to a broad spectrum of addictive disorders, behavioral and mental health disorders.
Attendees completing the full symposium will be able to identify 5 or more evidence-based diagnostic/assessment measures, treatment interventions, practice gap reduction measures and integrative care interventions including psychotherapies, psychosocial treatments, medical and integrative care, self-help care and adjunctive care interventions for persons manifesting the broad spectrum of disorders and conditions included in this educational program.
Clinical Psychologist, Executive Director and Founder of Psychotherapy Associates and the Annual Addictive Disorders, Behavioral Health and Mental Health Winter Symposium, Nationally recognized Addictions Consultant, Educator and Clinician practicing in Colorado Springs, CO since 1974.
The Psychotherapy Associates Winter Symposium Staff includes: