Ben Seymour, CADC, CIP

President Southworth Associates

Benjamin Seymour is a nationally recognized interventionist, counselor and public speaker. He has served as the founder and CEO of several successful treatment centers and is well versed in co-occurring disorders, recovery outcomes, treating professionals and the field of addiction treatment. With 18 years of experience in behavioral healthcare, Seymour offers a diverse background and perspective. He has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, on television and in various other media venues to share his experience as an addiction professional.

3:45pm – 5:00pm EDT

Tuesday October 27th

Afternoon Plenary - Interventionist Panel

1.25 CE Credit

This presentation provides detailed scenarios related to providing intervention services within the Behavioral Health field. The presentation will also provide attendees best practice resources for standard intervention protocols and procedures. Presentation will also discuss the current climate of intervention services within the COVID 19 Health Crisis.

2:00pm – 3:30pm EDT

Wednesday October 28th

“Colleagues in Crisis – What to do if you, or a colleague are in crisis”

1.5 CE Credit

This presentation is an intimate look at the common, yet under identified, scenario of behavioral healthcare providers suffering in silence. Presenter will review data regarding Secondary Traumatic Syndrome, “Burnout”, best practices, history or treatment for STS/Burnout and stigmas within the workplace. The presentation will also explore alternatives to discipline and modalities designed to protect providers credentials, careers, maintain public safety and receive the help they need.