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The early bird registration deadline is Wednesday, August 11, 2017 by 11:59 pm. For discounted rates, registrations must be processed by this date.  See below for details on rates.

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Scholarship Codes: Please note the deadline to use scholarship codes, if provided, is Wednesday, August 23 by 11:59 pm.

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Cancellation, Substitution, and Refund Policy

In order to register, you will check a box stating that you have read and understand this policy. This policy is also located in the registration form, as well as the confirmation information. For questions, please send an email to with “Cancellation Policy” in the subject line.


If you are unable to attend the conference, please send a written cancellation notice to UNR no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 23,  2017, for a full refund. If your cancellation notice is received after the deadline a refund will not be possible. Please write to with “Cancellation” in the Subject line. Note: An unpaid “no show” still owes the conference hosts for the cost of registration. That is, if you do not cancel your registration by the cancellation deadline and do not attend the conference, you still owe the conference hosts as costs have already been incurred for the head count.


Substitutions can be made (until Wednesday, August 23, 2017) by following the instructions listed in your confirmation email or by sending a written notice, with “Substitution” in the subject line, to Please include the name(s) and registration information of replacement(s), if applicable.


To receive a full refund for a cancelled registration, your cancellation must be received prior to the cancellation deadline (Wednesday, August 23, 2017). It is the registrant’s responsibility to follow up with UNR within two (2) months after the conference in the event a refund is not received. If a registrant does not follow up on a refund and it is not received, no refund will be possible following this timeframe.


Payments can be made by credit card, check, or purchase order using the online registration system.  For checks and purchase orders, please make them payable to ‘Board of Regents’ and reference the participant(s). Please mail payment to the address below.

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Mailing Address

University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89557

Who Should Attend

Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Registered nurses, Social workers, Substance abuse authority administrators, Substance abuse professionals, Community hospital staff, Community mental health clinic staff, Correctional facility staff, Educational staff, Preventionists, Interns/residents, Drug court representatives, Judicial staff, Law enforcement, Military personnel

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Registration Rates

Full Conference Individual Rates  Early $175*
Regular  $225
Full Conference Group Rates
This rate is available for organizations sending four (4) or more participants. All participants must be from the same organization. *Please contact us for discounts. Discount will be applied to registration after contacting the Customer Service team (844-204-0908) and when 4 or more attendees are registered in the same order. Cannot be combined with any other discounts. 
Early $150*
Regular  $200

*Early discounted rates are valid until Wednesday, August 11, 2017.

Registration rates include certificate of attendance for continuing education as well as continental breakfast; lunch will be provided on Wednesday and Thursday. Lodging and travel arrangements are not included.

Group Registration Discount

Group discounts are available for organizations sending four (4) or more participants. All participants must be from the same organization. The discount will be automatically applied to registration when 4 or more attendees are registered in the same order. Group discounts are not available when combined with any other discount codes. In order to receive the group discount, at least four (4) participants must be registered in the same registration prior to submitting the registration. Modifying registrations to add additional participants after the registration has been submitted will not apply the group discount. For questions regarding group discounts, please contact us at