Pre-Registration fees are due by March 8, 2014
Registration for both days*:
PARC members: $60.00 _________
Nonmember: $90.00 _________
Student member: $20.00 _________
Registration for one day only:
March 21st $45.00* __________
March 22n $20.00 __________
Exhibit Booth: $100.00 __________
*Includes Saturday banquet lunch at the hotel.
On-site registration at time of conference will be an additional $5.00.
Make checks out to PARC and send to:
Dr. Lloyd Goodwin
Health Sciences Bldg., mail stop 677
Addictions & Rehabilitation Studies
Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling Program
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
252-744-6292 or E-mail: goodwinl@.ecu.edu
Preapproval of ten (10) credits for LPC, CRC, CSAC, LCAS and 1 CEU credit are pending.
Conference Site: Clam Digger Inn, 511 Salter Path Rd., Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
East Carolina University
Allied Health –Addictions & Rehabilitation Studies
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
March 21-22, 2014
Clam Digger Inn
Atlantic Beach, NC
, MS, LPCA
, is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Addictions & Rehabilitation Studies. She has experience with children, adolescents, and families through home based and outpatient services. She assisted in the program development of Navigate-Pregnancy & Recovery Clinic in 2013 and is the current coordinator.
Kelly Dewald, M.S
. is a graduate from the Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling in the Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation Studies at ECU.
Laurie Rokutani, Ed.S.,
is currently President and CEO of MoonShadow
, LLC, providing consultation and training in the prevention and treatment of co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders, cultural competency, strategic planning, and other areas upon request. She is an adjunct instructor for the College of William & Mary, the Mid Atlantic Addiction Technology Transfer Center, ECU’s DARS, and Thomas Nelson Community College.
Suzan K. Thompson
, PhD, LPC
is the Clinical Coordinator for Old Dominion University
, Graduate Counseling Program. She has a private practice and lectures extensively on Complementary & Alternative Healing Modalities, Meridian/Acupoint Tapping, & Using Creativity in Counseling. She will present an abbreviated version of “Heal Trauma Fast.” This innovative and integrative approach is evidence-based and addresses body/ mind as well as the conscious/unconscious using movement, energy dreams and guided imagery for complete healing.
is a graduate from the Substance Abuse and Clinical Counseling in the Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation Studies at ECU.
Friday, March 21st
8:15 – 8:45 a.m. Conference Registration
8:45 – 9:00 a.m.
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Leigh Atherton, President PARC
9:00 – 10:30 a.m
Dr. Thompson, Heal Trauma Fast: Effects of Trauma
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 – 12:15 p.m.
Dr. Thompson, Heal Trauma Fast: New Research-Supported Trauma Treatment Approaches
12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Banquet Lunch at Clam Digger
1:45 – 3:15 p.m.
Dr. Thompson, Heal Trauma Fast: Foundations of Emotional Freedom Techniques
(EFT) & Demonstration
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Dr. Thompson, Heal Trauma Fast: Guided Imagery & Dreams
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Poster Session & Silent Auction
Dinner on your own.
Saturday, March 22nd
8:25 – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Dewald & Williams, Progressive Initiative to Determine the Value of Current and Future Opioid Prevention Programs in a Rural NC County
Alicia Bell Integrated Care for Substance Using Pregnant & Postpartum Women
10:45 – 12:45 p.m.
S. Thompson & L. Rokutani, Working with Dreams & EFT Practice
12:45 – 1 p.m.
Closing Remarks and Evaluation
Conference Learning Objectives
By the end of the workshop participants will be able to:
Describe two research studies that address innovative strategies for addressing trauma and building resilience.
Demonstrate the use of at least two new, energy-based strategies.
Describe how the Heal Trauma Fast strategies can be applied to various client populations.
Discuss the process for and benefits of focus groups.
List current trends in substance use amongst pregnant and postpartum women.
Identify characteristics of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.
Describe to motivational interviewing/perinatal education model.
PARC is a professional association of clinical substance abuse, mental health, and rehabilitation counselors/psychotherapists. Membership is open to professionals in a mental health discipline as well as counselors-in-training. Professional member annual dues are $30. Student annual dues are $15. For membership materials, please go online at www.nationalparc.org or contact Lloyd Goodwin.