An Annual Educational Conference About Addiction

LASACT Annual Conference July 19–22, 2020

LASACT’s 2020 Conference will be held in New Orleans, LA from July 19–22, 2020 at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel on Canal St. in the French Quarter.

Outstanding addiction professionals from all over the nation are featured as keynote speakers and workshop leaders at the Conference.

Continuing education hours are available for Conference attendance and verified participation in the various activities and events.

Continuing education hours are available for nurses. Click here for Disclosure to Learners Statement.

The continuing education hours that are offered meet the requirements for certification and recertification for LASACT and credentialing with the Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority (ADRA).

When the Conference Agenda is finalized, approval will be requested—and is usually received—for Social Work and LPC credit.

Certificates of attendance with verified participation hours will be emailed to attendees after they submit an evaluation for the Conference online.

Certified Co-occurring Disorder Professionals can get 20 or more hours of approved CEU’s at the Conference.

Conference & Hotels

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Regular hotel rates apply after June 28, 2020.

2020 Conference Sponsorship Packet will be posted as soon as it becomes available.

Conference activities include:

  • Presentation of awards for Substance Abuse, Prevention, and Gambling Counselor of the Year; Supervisor of the Year; CIT and PSIT of the  Year; Addiction Service Provider and Prevention Service Provider of the Year.
  • Opportunities for networking and socializing with addiction professionals from all over the nation.
  • Annual membership business meeting; election of officers and board members for the coming year.
  • Numerous exhibits from agencies providing addiction services.
  • Door prizes.

Financial Assistance For Annual Conference & Other LASACT Educational Opportunities

Registered CIT’s and PSIT's studying to become CIT’s and PSIT's may request financial assistance for payment of Conference fees from the Betty Breen Memorial Tuition Foundation.

Application Packet Here

Applications for assistance from Betty Breen Foundation for Conference
will NOT be accepted after June 15, 2020.