Chuck Matson

Registration for “Trendy Substances of Abuse – Examining Natural and Synthetic Concoctions”

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Mail your registration with payment to: Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism & Addictions, ATTN: Lindsay Stryker, 219 West 2nd Street, Grand Island, NE 68801. Pay by check, credit card or money order

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Approved for 5.5 CEU's

The Central Nebraska Council on Alcoholism and Addictions, Inc.
brings you ----

with Chuck Matson, RID Training
Examining Natural and Synthetic Concoctions will be an eye opening training on current chemicals of abuse. Participants will learn up-to-date information on designer drugs including but not limited to K2/Spice and Bath Salts/Plant Food. Additionally, class time will involve exploring the ever changing world of marijuana abuse. Participants will acquire useful information on how these dangerous psychoactive concoctions are obtained, manufactured, ingested and how usage rewires the brain. Special emphasis will be spent on the relationship between these drugs and criminal behavior.

WHEN: Friday, November 30, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Registration begins at 8:30am
One-hour lunch break— lunch is on your own

LOCATION: St. Mary’s Cathedral Square, 112 S Cedar,
(downtown) Grand Island, Nebraska

COST: $69 per person with CEU’s (certificate)
$29 per person without CEU’s (no certificate)

REGISTRATION: Class size is limited; early registration is encouraged

Chuck Matson is a nationally known speaker and instructor on the effects of psychoactive drugs. His educational programs have been used across the nation and overseas as well as being referenced in national publications. Chuck is a 30-year veteran of the Omaha Police Department. In 1998 he formed Recognizing Impairing Drugs (RID) Training, a consultation and schooling service on the danger of addictive drugs. Chuck is a certified instructor of the U. S. Department of Transportation’s Drug Evaluation and Classification Program (DECP). As a member of a select group of nationally certified Drug Recognition Expert Instructors, he has provided training for law enforcement officers, educational institutions, government agencies, medical personnel, and businesses on reliable techniques of evaluating individuals who display signs and symptoms of alcohol and drug impairment.

5.5 CEUs have been approved for Licensed Alcohol/Drug Counselors; Criminogenic hours have been applied for; this program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for mental health and social work
Trendy Substances of Abuse--
Examining Natural and Synthetic Concoctions