New 2010 Continuing Education Programing

Join us October 15th in Birmingham Alabama for "Drugs Pregnancy and Parenting: What Experts in Medicine, Social Work and the Law Have to Say"

September 24, 2010

Registration begins at 1 PM and the program will run from 2 PM – 6:00 PM
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Heritage Hall, Room 102
1401 University Blvd

Press Release - "Methadone Treatment, Pregnancy and Legal Issues: What the Experts Have to Say"

September 22, 2010

Experts to Address Methadone Treatment for Pregnant and Parenting Women in Tennessee: Although Methadone is “Gold Standard” Treatment for Opiate Addiction, Many Who Use it Face Punishment and Even Loss of Child Custody

Continuing Education Program in Nashville, TN - "Methadone Treatment, Pregnancy and Legal Issues: What the Experts have to Say"

September 03, 2010

Vanderbilt University Law School, Vanderbilt School of Nursing, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, Behavioral Health Group and the Middle Tennessee Methadone Treatment Center of Nashville, TN present…

Methadone Treatment, Pregnancy and Legal Issues: What the Experts Have to Say

Friday, September 24
8:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Vanderbilt University Law School
Flynn Auditorium, 131 21st Avenue

Save The Date for Birmingham Event — "Drugs Pregnancy and Parenting: What Experts in Medicine, Social Work and the Law Have to Say"

August 13, 2010

The event is Friday, October 15
1 PM – 6:00 PM
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Heritage Hall, Room 102
1401 University Blvd

Bronx Educational Forum to Explore Drug Use, Pregnancy and Parenting

May 27, 2010

Free June 3 event will present evidence about prenatal exposure to drugs, drug testing and treatment, the rights of pregnant women, and parenting experiences of mothers who have used drugs. Download flyer

Press Release - Drugs Pregnancy and Parenting Part II

April 29, 2010

NAPW and NYU to Provide Latest Research on Drugs, Pregnancy, and Parenting for Professionals in Child Welfare, Medicine, and Law
Part II of Popular Continuing Education Program to Examine What Happens to Children of Drug-Using Parents

Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting Part II - Final Program Schedule

April 28, 2010

When: Thursday, April 29, 2010 (half day program 12p-5p)
Where: NYU School of Law, 40 Washington Square South, Manhattan
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Final Program Schedule

Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting Part II

March 30, 2010

A continuing professional education opportunity

Presented by: National Advocates for Pregnant Women, with New York University's School of Law & The NYU Silver School of Social Work
When: Thursday, April 29, 2010 (half day program 12p-5p)
Where: NYU School of Law, 40 Washington Square South, Manhattan
Contact: Aileen Dibra, NAPW Conference Coordinator confcoordinator@advocatesforpregnantwomen.org
More information and registration

Continuing Education Credits in the areas of Law, Social Work & CASAC will be offered.
4.5 CLE credits in "Ethics and Professionalism"
4.0 Hours CASAC Section II
4.0 Hours CPP Section I
4.0 Hours CPS Section I
5.0 CEU Social Work

2010 Presenter Biographies

March 24, 2010

Presenters at Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting: What the Experts Have to Say Part II include:

Marylou Behnke, MD is a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine in the Division of Neonatology and Co-Director of the North Central Early Steps, a part of Florida’s early intervention program. Dr. Behnke’s research focuses on the effects of perinatal risk, including medical, genetic, environmental, and psychosocial factors, on long-term outcomes for children. Dr. Behnke has served on the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Substance Abuse, the Florida Medical Association Committee on Substance Abuse, and the Florida Pediatric Society Committee on Substance Abuse. She has served on numerous grant review committees for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Addiction Medicine, and is an ad hoc reviewer for numerous medical journals.

Save the Date for Part II - April 29th, 2010

February 02, 2010

National Advocates for Pregnant Women and New York University present...

Drugs, Pregnancy and Parenting: What the Experts Have to Say Part II

Thursday, April 29, 2010
New York City

Registration:http://napwedprogram.eventbrite.com
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