Emotional Sobriety as a Catalyst Toward Sustainable Sobriety

  • Fri, July 15, 2022
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • A Zoom Presentation


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Emotional Sobriety as a Catalyst Toward Sustainable Sobriety
(Q&A to Follow Presentation)

Presented by

Andrew Susskind, LCSW, SEP, CGP

A Zoom Presentation

Friday, July 15, 2022
10:00 am – 11:30 am

1.5 CEU

Presentation Description

This interactive presentation explores how Emotional Sobriety skills enhance sustainable chemical and behavioral sobriety. Through the principles of Somatic Psychology, Interpersonal Neurobiology and Positive Psychology, emotional sobriety will be seen as a tool toward fulfilling, intimate relationships. 

Measurable Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to:
  1. Describe how nervous system regulation supports sobriety.
  2. Identify three Emotional Sobriety skills.
  3. Distinguish between Chemical Sobriety and Emotional Sobriety.

Presenter Bio

Andrew Susskind, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Somatic Experiencing and Brainspotting Practitioner, Certified Group Psychotherapist and author based on the Westside of Los Angeles since 1992 specializing in trauma and addictions. His recent book, It’s Not About the Sex: Moving from Isolation to Intimacy after Sexual Addiction (Central Recovery Press, June 2019) joins his workbook, From Now On: Seven Keys to Purposeful Recovery which was released in 2014.

Registration closes on July 14, 2022 at 8pm. A link to this Zoom presentation will be sent in a confirmation email. Reminder emails are sent to all registrants who register by July 14.


$25 Desert-CAMFT Members
$35 for Non-members
$10 for Prelicensed


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