Counselor Preparation and Professional Development

Resources for Professionals in the Behavioral Health Field

Speas Resource Center – The largest video and written materials library on substance use disorders and recovery in the metro area (funded by the John W. and Effie E. Speas Foundation).

In Search Of – An online directory listing over 400 metro area substance use disorders treatment providers and affiliated services.

First Call Speaker's Bureau – Speakers are available for schools, businesses and community organizations to provide information on substance use disorders and prevention. Contact First Call for further information on these services.

Professional Development Institute – Courses with CEU credits available for those in the recovery and prevention community.


NCADD Online Learning The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) of Middlesex County, Inc. is offering a series of online training courses.  The courses are entirely online and can be taken 24*7 from any computer, offering a low cost alternative to sitting in a classroom. Get started today by visiting their website HERE.