Thursday August 27, 2015 from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM HST
9:30-10:00 AM Registration
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University of Phoenix - Kapolei Campus
Class Room 112
949 Kamokila Blvd.
Kapolei, HI 96707

Free parking in the James Campbell Building

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$25.00 payable to CDFH by credit card through this registration site.  Personal/cashiers, agency checks and money orders are accepted and may be mailed to:
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Attn: Michelle Park
1130 N. Nimitz Hwy. Suite A259
Honolulu, HI 96817

Registration Deadline

Friday, August 21, 2015
Open to first 25 registrants


4.5 hours ADAD approved
CSAC, CPS, and other ADAD professional credentials


Michelle Park 
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii
Hawaii Pacific Center for Excellence
808-545-3228 ext. 37 

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division Training: Overview of Substance Abuse 

Content: The purpose of this training is to describe the scope of substance use and identify trends related to geographic region, gender, ethnicity, and age.  The pharmacological and pharmacokinetic properties of commonly used substances will be a focus along with a genetic and environmental variables influencing use.

Facilitator: Edward Fisher, PhD in Pharmaceutical Science is a Professor and Associate Dean the University of Hawaii at Hilo. He also serves as the Director of the Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology program. In addition to his administrative responsibilities, he currently teaches in his areas of expertise that include substance abuse and addiction, nutrition, and pharmacotherapy of mental disorders.

Target Audience: Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC), Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS), and Applicants; those with other ADAD professional credentials; and anyone involved in the human services field.

Please Note:

  • Complete registration by clicking on the link below.
  • Seat availability is on a first-come, first-served basis and is not confirmed without payment.
  • The $25.00 fee is non-refundable.  Payment must be received by registration deadline.  Payment by check will be processed as received.
  • Please include a copy of email confirmation with check or money order payment.
  • Walk-in registrations are not accepted.