The Meadows is a sponsor of the 2013 Austin Addiction Symposium on September 20, 2013, in Austin, Texas at the Commons Learning Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The theme of the symposium is "Transferring Addictions: Substance Abuse and Behavioral Addictions."
Speakers include keynote speaker H. Westley Clark, MD, JD, MPH, CAS, FASAM, Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA); Mark Gold, MD, Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida, Distinguished Professor, Dizney Eminent Scholar; Anand Mehendale, MD, Director, Phoenix Neurobiology Research Unit, Phoenix Medical Associates; Chief Medical Officer, The Ranch at Clear Springs; Executive Medical Director, Phoenix Monitoring System, LP, Kerrville, Texas; and Abi Williams, PhD, LCSW, CSAT, CMAT, Director of Clinical Services, The Arbor, Georgetown, Texas.
As a sponsor of the symposium, Betty Ewing Dicken, Business Development Liaison for The Meadows, will be in attendance.
For more information and to register for the event, visit http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e78sqohf6af058eb&llr=6vsutmmab.
The Meadows is an industry leader in treating trauma and addiction through its inpatient and workshop programs. To learn more about The Meadows' work with trauma and addiction contact an intake coordinator at (866) 856-1279 or visit www.themeadows.com.
For over 35 years, The Meadows has been a leading trauma and addiction treatment center. In that time, they have helped more than 20,000 patients in one of their three inpatient centers and 25,000 attendees in national workshops. The Meadows world-class team of Senior Fellows, Psychiatrists, Therapists and Counselors treat the symptoms of addiction and the underlying issues that cause lifelong patterns of self-destructive behavior. The Meadows, with 24 hour nursing and on-site physicians and psychiatrists, is a Level 1 Sub-Acute Agency that is accredited by the Joint Commission.