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Below is a list of our current online courses. You can read more about them by clicking on each, or view them all inside our online school.
Breaking Shame’s Grip: The Need, the Power, the Pain of the Addictive Process
In this course, David Bedrick presents a new model for understanding addictions, beyond shame, by sharing stories, theories and methods. David engages with participants' struggles and experiences as a way of showing how the model can be applied. Register for the...
Understanding Epigenetic & Inherited Trauma
Is trauma inherited? The answer is YES! What Buddhism called karma, the modern science of epigenetics is proving as fact. Trauma is stored in our DNA and spiritual blueprinting and often passed down within generations until someone breaks the cycle. Todd Weatherly of...
Rethinking Rehab – Treating Addiction on a Community Level
Learn about a new paradigm of addiction recovery, where people in treatment are encouraged to seek connection with other to stimulate the parts of the brain that were activated by drugs and alcohol and other intoxicants. In this course, students will learn about how...
Peer Support – An In-Depth Exploration of Ethics for Peers, Supervisors & Clinicians
This course is designed to provide a deeper understanding of peer roles, ethics as they related to peers, their supervisors and all other peer colleagues. Up to 3 Ethics SS & 1 CCS CEU's are available with this course issued by the North Carolina Substance Abuse...
The Role of Applied Neuroscience in Addiction Recovery
This 8-part webinar series by our featured trainer, Dr. Michael Trayford (founder of Apex Brain Centers) explores the epidemic of addiction and its impact on society, the neurophysiology of addiction and compulsive behaviors, related disorders of learning and...
Kevin Mahoney is a licensed peer support specialist, air force veteran, founder of the Sunrise Community for Recovery and Wellness, and community educator. He collaborated with Andrea Morris on the Peer Support – An In-depth Exploration of Ethics for Peers continuing education course.
Dr. Michael Trayford is a Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologist who is Founder and Director of Innovation at APEX Brain Centers in Asheville, NC. His primary areas of focus in clinical practice and associated research are learning and behavioral disorders of adulthood and brain injury. He is a published journal author, international lecturer, and proud recipient of the 2017/18 Functional Neurologist of the Year award from the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation. He is the creator of The Role of Applied Neuroscience in Addiction Recovery series.
Todd Weatherly, M.Ed
Todd Weatherly has been in behavioral health and human services for over 30 years as a pioneer and leader; a career driven by his deep commitment to serving others. Todd has extensive experience in the field as a former facililty Executive Director and CEO. He has been focused as a consultant and program developer on adult mental health for over a decade. Todd is passionate about building programs, creating community, and promoting healing for those on the journey of recovery. Todd is an NC Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) and an associate member of the National Association of Therapeutic Schools & Programs (NATSAP). He lives in the Asheville area of Western NC with his wife, two kids, two dogs, cat, and a small fleet of mountain bikes.
David Bedrick, JD, Dipl. PW
David Bedrick is an an ally to the unheard and marginalized voices inside individuals and the culture at large. He is the ideal guide who masters both the realist’s and the dreamer’s overview of today’s world. He is a fierce advocate of diversity both in our global community and in ourselves. His background as an attorney, therapist, and teacher are evident in this book, but behind the words, critiques, and new solutions offered are a deep love and tenderness toward people and the difficulties they suffer. Author of Talking Back to Dr. Phil among many other best selling books, David is a global thought leader on shame and living fully into our own greatness.
Alison Sher, Author, Business Leader, Change Agent
, Founder & lead consultant of Millennial Inc. as a way to create profitable, adaptive workplace environments where the next generation can thrive. She is the author of The Millennial’s Guide to Changing the World and is passionate about empowering her peers to do just that. She has a 10 year background in journalism and publishing. Prior to starting Millennial Inc., she also worked as a consultant in the start up sector, creating initiatives from scratch in industries ranging from digital media to hospitality to nonprofits.