The Changing Face of
Addiction and Treatment

presented by

Melanie Storrusten, LCSW

Melanie specializes in helping others work on recovery from addiction, trauma, depression, anxiety, low self-worth, and the LGBTQ community. A graduate of Valdosta State University, she is a certified as a yoga instructor and clinical supervisor. Her therapeutic work experience includes recovery facilities such as Foundations Recovery Network, Fresh Start Recover, and now Align Wellness Solutions.

Kristy Aspinwall,

Kristy is certified in the specialized treatment of addiction and trauma-related disorders. She has worked with substance use disorders in inpatient and outpatient capacities for seven years. She has developed several psychoeducational group curricula and has trained clinical and non-clinical staff in the care of those struggling with trauma and substance-related disorders. Kristy is coordinator of CCCG’s new IOP for Addiction Recovery.

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Care and Counseling Center of Georgia—Main Office
1814 Clairmont Road, Decatur, GA 30033

Cost: $40


  • Examine treatment modalities used in addiction treatment throughout history
  • Review and understand best practices in treatment of substance use disorders
  • Explore emerging trends in substance use disorder treatment

3 core hours of CE credit approved from the Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia, Georgia Society for Clinical Social Work and Georgia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. This program has been approved for 3 hours by the Georgia Addiction Counselor Association, provider number 17-228-01. You must be on time and stay for entire event to receive credit.

Workshop Registration

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