Women and Addiction

Instructor: Andrea Calabrese, LCSW, CASAC

Date:  Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Course Code:  SWWOMADD

Room: Silberman/320

Cost: $105.00

Description:  this course will provide an overview on the issues common to women who have substance use disorders and the appropriate and effective gender-responsive treatment for women.

CE Hours:  3

About the Instructor:

Andrea J. Calabrese, MSW (Hunter College School of Social Work) is a licensed clinical social worker and a credentialed alcohol and substance abuse counsleor.  She is currently working on her DSW (Doctorate of Social Work) at Rutgers University. Andrea has spent over ten years working in the areas of substance abuse and mental health treatment as well as homelessness and supportive housing. She currently holds the position of adjunct lecturer and Field Advisor at Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work as well as Adelphi University. She instructs substance abuse CASAC course work at Outreach Training Institute.  She is also a master trainer and curriuclum developer who has spent many years in the field training and educating social service staff throughout New York City and State in the areas of homelessness, addiction, emotional and behavioral health concerns as well as team building, staff development and supervision.


PHONE REGISTRATION: (212) 650-3850


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