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2010 MARTI Summer School Conference Faculty

Robert J. Ackerman, Ph.D.
Director, Mid-Atlantic Addiction Research and Training Institute (MARTI) and Professor of Sociology, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania; Co-founder and Advisory Board Member the National Association for Children of Alcoholics; author and lecturer.

Sam Anderson, M.A.
Vice President, Corporate and Community Services, Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Moon Township, Pennsylvania; lecturer.

Kami Anderson, B.S.
Executive Director, Armstrong-Indiana Drug and Alcohol Commission (AIDAC) and PA Department of Health trainer, Indiana, Pennsylvania; lecturer.

Carrie Bence, B.A.
Deputy Directory, Armstrong-Indiana Drug and Alcohol Commission (AIDAC), Project Director, Drug Free Communities Grant, and Project Coordinator, Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant, Shelocta, Pennsylvania; lecturer.

Gregory Boothroyd, Ph.D., CAC-II, LPC
Professor Emeritus, University Substance Abuse Services, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan; author, trainer and lecturer.

Lori Gray Boothroyd, Ph.D., LP, PCC
Licensed Psychologist and Professional Certified Coach; Visiting Associate Professor, Western Michigan University; Founder of Centered Living, PLLC, Kalamazoo, Michigan; author and lecturer.

Anthony A. Frazier, B.A.
Reality Therapy Certified; Gangs, Hate Groups & Cult Specialist, Indiana, Pennsylvania; lecturer.

Fred J. Hanna, Ph.D.
Director, School of Applied Psychology and Counselor Education, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado and Faculty Associate, Department of Counseling and Human Services, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; consultant, trainer, author, and lecturer.

Ralph M. May, Psy.D.
Chief Clinical Officer, Community Guidance Center, and licensed psychologist, Indiana, Pennsylvania; lecturer.

John McCarthy, Ph.D., N.C.C.
Professor of Counseling, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and licensed professional counselor, Indiana, Pennsylvania; consultant, author and lecturer.

Sean L. McCaskill, M.A.
Director, Residential Services, Three Rivers Youth, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvani; lecturer.

Su Nottingham, M.A.
Faculty, School of Health Sciences, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan; Co-founder, Nottingham and Craven, The Health Connection, Inc.; author and lecturer.

David Rosenker, B.S.
Director of Business Development, Foundations Recovery Network, Brentwood, Tennessee; consultant and lecturer.

Bruce Schaffer, M.Ed., C.C.J.P.
Licensed Psychologist and Certified Criminal Justice Addiction Professional, Dresher, Pennsylvania; trainer, therapist, consultant and lecturer.

Patricia Shaw, M.S.W.
Program Manager, SNAP Program at Holy Family Social Services, Behavior Specialist Consultant, and Mobile Therapist, McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania; consultant and lecturer.

Steve Simms, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Philadelphia Child and Family Therapy Training Center, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; author and lecturer.

Charlene R. Taylor, B.A., CPS
Education and Substance Abuse Prevention Specialist, Community Healing Centers, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Community Health Center Leadership Council, CA Task Force, Community Coalitions; facilitator, trainer, and lecturer.

Karen Vadino, M.S.W., LPCC, OCPS II
Motivational Speaker, Humorist, Trainer, and Consultant, Youngstown, Ohio; lecturer.

Kimberly S. Young, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist and Director, Center for Internet Addiction Recovery, Bradford, Pennsylvania; author and lecturer.

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