Friday, September 27, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM CDT
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Fondulac Bank Building 
201 Clock Tower Dr
East Peoria, IL 61611


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Bill Johnson 
Illinois Council on Problem Gambling 

ICPG Northern IL Chapter Training and Education Event 


Please join us for our Quarterly Illinois Council on Problem Gambling Chapter Meeting and Education event. Guest trainers and an opportunity for you to talk about what's going on with your company/organization.

Friday, September 27, 2019
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Fondulac Bank Building, East Peoria, IL

$25.00 Fee

Description: explore the power of perception. Clinical concepts regarding addiction treatment will be examined. In addition, practical experiences and knowledge will be imparted to demonstrate the influence of individual perception in recovery.

PRESENTER:  Dr. Strauss, Psy.D., CADC

Dr. Strauss has been involved in the development, implementation and participation in specialty/problem solving courts. She has provided sex offender and domestic violence specific evaluations and treatments, restoration to fitness evaluation and treatment, substance use evaluation and outpatient treatment, anger management assessment and treatment, facilitation of parenting classes, and psychological testing. Dr. Strauss also has experience in creating and facilitating psychosocial rehabilitation groups for the chronically mentally ill. Additionally, she has conducted emergency department assessments for behavioral health admissions. Dr. Strauss has provided trainings for clinicians, Illinois public defenders, probation officers, and various officers of the Court. 

Dr. Strauss's educatonal accomplishments are:
Psy. D., Clinical Psychology, M.A., Counseling Psychology, B.A., Clinical Psychology, Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling (CADC)

PRESENTER: Bill Johnson, ICPG Administrator

Bill Johnson has worked in the addiction treatment and prevention field for over 30 years.His experience has spanned the continuum of care, from detox to residential services. He has served on several boards over the years, to many to mention in this short bio. He was certified as an addiction professional for over 34 years, receiving his first credential in 1978 in Illinois. He is most satisfied in the fact that he has over 40 years of continuous recovery from addiction.


8:00 AM - 8:15 AM                            Registration

8:15 AM - 10:15 AM                          Presentation

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM                       Break

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM                       Presentation


4 Hours Continuing Education (CEU's): IAODAPCA, IDFPR