Workshops and Events in the Charlotte Area
At The Blanchard Institute, we offer a variety of workshops and other programs to help those struggling with addiction and mental health issues. We provide them with education that can aid in the recovery process. Here are some of our most popular workshops:
The Family Addiction Workshop
Held five times a year at The Blanchard Institute, the Family Addiction Workshop is focused on providing family members and loved ones with the skills they need to begin the healing process and to understand the effects of addiction and mental illnesses on the family unit. Topics covered include:
- The disease of addiction
- Family systems
- Experiential therapy exercises
- Process groups
- And more…
The program includes group work, lectures, and presentations. Attendance is by RSVP.
Recovery Awareness Day
Held annually at the The Ballantyne resort and hotel in Charlotte, NC, Recovery Awareness Day is an event designed for therapists, clinicians, and other mental health and SUD professionals. It features top industry professionals from all over the country. Over the course of the event, these experts speak on a variety of addiction recovery topics, along with discussion panels and networking events.
With many great sponsors and available continuing education credits, Recovery Awareness Day is a great way to learn about recent topics in addiction treatment and mental health, as well as establish valuable industry connections.
Continuing Education Lunch & Learn Workshops
Held several times a year at The Blanchard Institute, the CE Lunch & Learn workshops are designed for industry professionals who are eager to learn more about developments in the field. Each workshop focuses on a specific topic that is requested by industry professionals, and continuing education credits are available at each event. Recent topics have included:
- Treating couples using emotionally focused therapy
- Addiction and chronic pain
- Mental Health
- Family Systems
Each event is free to attend and lunch is provided.
Our founder, Ward Blanchard, often provides pro-bono speeches in the local community to help reduce the stigma of addiction, educate the public on addiction recovery, and help those who are seeking to start the recovery process. He has worked with many organizations in this capacity, including:
- Independent physicians
- Monroe and Mecklenburg BAR associations
- Local media outlets
Contact us today to learn more about these events!
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