Upcoming Events at CNCAA
A new session of Kids Power will begin on Wednesday, May 7th and meet each Wednesday through June 25, 2014, from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. A Family Celebration on Friday June 27, 2014 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
We Are Proud to Present.....!
Dr. Harvey Milkman,PHD
A Two-Day Conference for Professionals
Thursday & Friday, May 1st & 2nd
To be held at the Evangelical Free Church
2609 South Blaine St. Grand Island, NE.
12 CEU's have been approved from the State of Nebraska Division of Public Health for licensed Alcohol and Drug counselors; 12 CEU's have been approved from the State of Nebraska Office of Probation Administration. This Program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for Mental Health and Social Work practices, Marriage/Family Therapist, Professional counselors, and Social Workers.
About Harvey Milkman, PhD
Harvey Milkman, PhD, Scholar in Residence, Department of Psychology, Metropolitan State University of Denver. Dr. Milkman received his baccalaureate degree from City College of New York and his doctorate from Michigan State University. He is currently professor of psychology at Metropolitan State University
of Denver. His doctoral research was conducted with William Frosch, M.D., at Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital in New York City, on the “User’s Drug of Choice.” In 1980-81, he completed a sabbatical exploration of addictive behavior in Africa, India and Southeast Asia. In 1985-86 he was recipient of a Fulbright-Hays Lectureship award at the National University of Malaysia. He has represented the United States Information Agency as a consultant and featured speaker in Australia, Brazil, Iceland, The Netherlands, Peru, Turkey and Yugoslavia.
Dr. Milkman is a consultant and advisor to The Division on Addiction Cambridge Health Alliance, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School. From September 1992 – June 2002, he was author, principal investigator and director of Project Self-Discovery: Artistic Alternatives for At-Risk Youth, a national demonstration model funded by The Center for Substance Abuse Prevention and the Edward Byrne Foundation.
In addition to serving as featured author and blogger for Psychology Today, he has authored numerous published articles on the personality characteristics of drug abusers and behavioral addiction.