Florentines consult in Thailand
Jim and Rosie Holder have just returned from Bangkok, Thailand, where they were consultants for the Universal Treatment Curriculums’ Expert Advisory Group. The UTC’S are being developed by The Colombo Plan International Center for Credentialing and Education of Addiction Professionals.
The overall goal of the training series is to reduce the significant health, social and economic problems associated with Substance Use Disorders by building international treatment capacity through training, professionalizing, and expanding the global treatment workforce.
Members of the expert group included other professionals from the U.S., representatives from the Organization of American Stated, The United Nations Office Against Drugs and Crime, The World Health Organization, and the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs.