Upcoming Events

JUNE COCA Calendar

April Featured Events

TRAINING: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Other Fetal Drug Effects
Friday, April 28, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
1025 Old Wyomissing Road, Reading, PA 19611
Trainer: Kenneth Dickinson
Cost: $15

This training will explore the range of effects that can occur in an individual who was prenatally exposed to alcohol or other drugs. CLICK HERE for more information and to register.

May Featured Events

TRAINING: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Addiction
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center
460 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Elizabeth Jackson
Cost: $15

This workshop will explore the complex and sometimes fatal relationship between post-traumatic stress disorder and addiction. CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

June Featured Events

TRAINING: Basic HIV
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
McGlinn Conference Center
460 St. Bernardine Street, Reading, PA 19607
Trainer: Elizabeth Jackson
Cost: $15

This course will outline the connections between substance use disorders and HIV disease.  CLICK HERE for more information and to register for this training.

EVENT: Problem Gambling Awareness Town Hall
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Easy Does It, Inc.
1300 Hilltop Rd., Leesport, PA

Come for this FREE evening to learn more about problem gambling. Dinner is included. Please CLICK HERE for more information about this upcoming event!

Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) Trainings
August – September, 2017
Fridays 9:00 a.m.  – 4:00 p.m.
West Lawn United Methodist Church
15 Woodside Ave, West Lawn, PA 19609

A Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS) provides help to individuals in early recovery from alcohol and/or other drugs gain access to needed resources in their community.  As a knowledgeable individual, the CRS lends support and make appropriate referrals in an effort to help individuals accomplish goals and sustain recovery.” This training is necessary for Certification as a Recovery Specialist. CLICK HERE for more information.