Integrative Harm Reduction For Clinical Counselors & Community Leaders

Presented by Dr. Andrew Tatarsky with Kevin Gillespie

Dates: April 28, 29 & 30, 2016

Location: Ohio University at Dublin 6805 Bobcat Way, Dublin, Ohio

Day 1 Handouts

Day 1 PowerPoint Presentation


Tatarsky-Kellogg - Integrative Harm Reduction Psychotherapy Paper


Days 2 & 3 Handouts

Days 2 & 3 PowerPoint Presentation


Days 2 & 3 Handouts

For Clinical Counselors, Social Workers, Community Leaders, and Policy Makers who have an interest in collaborative approaches for people with Substance Use Disorders

Sponsored By: Integrated Services for Behavioral Health & The Center for Optimal Living in collaboration with College of Health Sciences & Professions at Ohio University


April 28, 2016 – Community Harm Reduction (3 CEUs) 1:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

April 29, 2016 – Harm Reduction for Clinical Counselors (6 CEUs) 9:00 – noon (lunch provided) / 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

April 30, 2016 – Harm Reduction in Action (3 CEUs) 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

On the first day of our conference we will explore broad themes related to substance use disorders that will be relevant for a range of community leaders and policy makers across systems. We will thoroughly discuss opportunities for a shared vision of Harm Reduction as an umbrella concept that includes 12-Step and other approaches. On the second and third days, Dr. Tatarsky will provide an in-depth orientation to the clinical practice of Integrative Harm Reduction Psychotherapy. Practicing clinical counselors are expected to attend



30 practicing counselors/social workers will be admitted for the full training. The cost is $300 for the full schedule of training over the course of three days. In addition, up to 100 invited community leaders will be admitted free of charge for the first day.  You will receive an email with payment information after you have registered.



A limited block of rooms will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton, Columbus Dublin, until three weeks before the event. Please use the group name “Integrative Harm Reduction.”

Embassy Suites by Hilton
5100 Upper Metro Place
Dublin, Ohio 43017

Phone: 614-790-9000

A block of rooms has been reserved for “Integrative Harm Reduction Conference” at a rate of $159 per night (April 28, 29, 30)