Massachusetts and the local surrounding areas have numerous training opportunities for professionals working with families in recovery from substance abuse and addiction.  Trainings address substance abuse treatment, mental health treatment and other issues that pertain to family recovery.  Below are several helpful links to training opportunities and resources in Massachusetts and New England.

STATEWIDE TRAININGS IN MASSACHUSETTS:

MA Department of Public Health (DPH) Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS) Training Calendar

Careers of Substance

MA Department of Health and Human Services - Substance Abuse & Addictions Trainings  

Institute for Health & Recovery

Center for Professional Innovation

REGIONAL TRAININGS IN NEW ENGLAND:

New England Institute of Addiction Studies:  http://neias.neias.org/?page_id=4

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Association of Rhode Island:  http://dataofri.org/

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network: http://www.attcnetwork.org/regcenters/index_newengland.asp

The Connecticut Women’s Consortium:  http://www.womensconsortium.org/trainings.cfm