Events, Workshops & Classes

WEB BUTTON - September 26-27, 2014 - Eager Beavers & ProcrastinatorsEager Beavers and Procrastinators CEU Workshop
Friday, September 26 and Saturday, September 27, 2014

Join us for our Eager Beavers & Procrastinators two-day, multi-session workshop in which you can earn up to 12 hours of CEUs including 3 hours of ethics credit. You are welcome to register for one, two, or three sessions or you can receive a discount by signing up for all four sessions at the same time. Click here for more information and to register.




Run for Recovery - Website ButtonHouston Run for Recovery 5K Fun Run and Walk
Sunday, September 28, 2014

Join us for the 2014 Houston Run for Recovery 5K Fun Run and Walk celebrating National Recovery Month on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Fish Plaza at The Wortham Theater Center in downtown Houston! The Houston Run for Recovery, now entering its fourth year with its annual race and community celebration, is showing its staying power in a community known as one of the strongest in the nation’s burgeoning recovery movement. Click here for more information and to register.


Addicted to Comedy 2014 - Website ButtonAddicted to Comedy
Saturday, October 4, 2014

Join us for this year’s Addicted to Comedy showcase on Saturday, October 4, 2014 celebrating Recovery Month. Headliner Mike Gaffney will be joined by Jim Holder and Mike Peterson for an entertaining evening at The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Sober Recreation Committee. Click here for more information and to register online.



Council - 2014 Fall Luncheon - Home Page Button - Jeffrey TamborFall 2014 Luncheon with Jeffrey Tambor
Friday, November 7, 2014

The Council on Alcohol and Drugs Houston is excited to announce that veteran of film, TV and Broadway, Jeffrey Tambor, will be the keynote speaker at our Waggoners Foundation Speaker Series’ 2014 Fall Luncheon on Friday, November 7, 2014. Click here for more information.



Ongoing Classes:

Yoga & Meditation at The Council are classes offered at The Council that are open to the public and free of charge. Beginner Yoga and Meditation Classes are held every Tuesday from noon to 1:15 p.m. and every Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Slow Stretch Yoga for Addiction Recovery is offered on Saturday mornings from 10:30 – 11:30 am.

An Evening with… is our ongoing series that brings nationally recognized leaders to the Council to inform a general audience on popular topics and trends in the speaker’s area of expertise.  

Friday Forums are one-day, 6-hour workshops offered several times a year. They provide professionals an oppotunity to earn 6 CEU credits while gaining in-depth knowledge on a variety of subjects—typically topics that reflect current trends in behavioral and other healthcare.

Weekend Intensives allow individuals and families to focus on specific issues to gain insight and opportunities for accelerated growth, led by Council therapists who highly qualified experts on the topic.

Questions about our continuing education workshops? Check our FAQ about Council workshops.

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