Contact us: (M – F) 720-982-0101



LONDON, UK | MAY 2 – 4, 2018





This course can be taken:

  • By experienced interventionists choosing to learn a new model
  • By therapists, clinicians, counselors, and administrators as a general course with continuing education credits (Participants are eligible for 28 PCB-approved continuing education hours)
  • As the first step toward becoming a Certified ARISE® Interventionist (CAI)


  • Wednesday, May 2 – 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Thursday, May 3 – 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Friday, May 4 – 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

**Please plan your travel arrangements around completing the course by 5:30 p.m. on Friday. Any missed training time can be made up in a one-on-one Skype session with an ARISE® Trainer at the rate of $250/hour. Typically, missing one morning/afternoon session will require 1 – 2 hours of make up time. Please make arrangements with the training office.

The curriculum provides:

1. Practice of learning ARISE® Comprehensive Care with Intervention

  • Learning to conduct the three levels of the ARISE® Intervention
  • Applying ARISE® Comprehensive Care / Case Management
  • Building a family genogram and recognizing family patterns
  • Mobilizing a family support network
  • Determining level of care
  • Understanding when an intervention is necessary
  • Collaborating with family, support network, professionals and treatment providers/facilities

2. A theoretical overview of:

  • The origins of addiction
  • The relationship of trauma and loss to addiction, behavioral health, and mental health issues
  • The role of families in recovery from addiction and mental health challenges
  • The 3 Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) approved intervention models, their history, and relevant data
  • ARISE® research and outcome data
  • Neurobiology and addiction
  • Professional ethics

3. Training Methodology

  • Hands-on skill building
  • Experiential exercises and role-plays
  • Video
  • Small and large-group exercises
  • Interactive lectures
  • Homework

Prerequisites: None

ADVANCED TRAINING DAY: “Engaging Families for Individual Addiction and Mental Health Recovery”

Join us on Saturday, May 5 for a special advanced training: “Engaging Families for Individual Addiction and Mental Health Recovery”. 

This didactic and experiential workshop will provide an understanding about the role and relevance of families in dealing with trauma and its consequences. The family is our integral until of resilience and survival. Enhancing connectedness to family and support system is the key to individual long-term recovery and health. The focus will be on:

1. Helping the family see the strengths in their intergenerational story and discover how to access their strengths and resilience instead of pathology

2. Providing techniques and methods for mobilizing families for:

  • early recognition and prevention
  • relapse prevention
  • management of addiction, mental health issues, behavioral issues
  • collaboration
  • continuing care

3. Coaching families to:

  • reduce their anxiety
  • increase their competence in complex and challenging situations, e.g., suicidality, co-occurring disorders, serious mental illness
  • learn tools to deal with relational stress
  • understand the importance of self-care and doing their own work

4. Experiential exercises will assist in the development of specific skills and methods for:

  • engaging families in individual and family recovery
  • overcoming resistance
  • avoiding or managing triangulation



  • Complete 3-Day Comprehensive Care with Intervention Workshop
  • Complete one online course (other courses optional)

ARISE® Practicum Information

  • Apply and practice the ARISE® method with a hypothetical case to familiarize yourself with the protocol.
  • Participants are placed in a small group that meets with an ARISE® instructor for a total of 12 hours via Zoom video conference.
  • Meetings are held on Saturdays in blocks of 3 – 6 hours.
  • Over the course of the meetings, participants create, develop, and present a hypothetical case using the ARISE® method.


Click here for requirements to become a Certified ARISE® Interventionist.


Judith Landau, MD, DPM, LMFT, CFLE, CIP, CAI| President & Founder

Gale Saler, LCPC, CRC-MAC, CIP, CAI | Associate Director of ARISE® Consulting, Senior Trainer, Supervisor


The Royal Garden Hotel

2-24 Kensington High St

Kensington, London W8 4PT UK


Earn 28 CIP/PCB-approved Continuing Education Hours by completing Part I: ARISE® 3-Day Continuing Care with Intervention Training.


Part I: 3-Day ARISE® Educational Workshop

  • Register with a colleague to get buy one get one half!
  • Standard Registration: £1,250 
  • Early-Bird Registration (prior to March 1): £1,050.00

ADVANCED TRAINING DAY: “Engaging Families for Individual Addiction and Mental Health Recovery”

  • £150

ARISE® Practicum

  • Standard Registration: $650
  • Early Bird Registration (by May 14): $550

Complete Part II: ARISE® Supervision to become a Certified ARISE® Interventionist

  • Standard Registration: $750
  • You will not find the option to register for ARISE® Supervision until after the 3-day workshop. Because ARISE® Supervision requires you to work on a live case under the guidance of an ARISE® Supervisor, we advise that you register for ARISE® Supervision when you have found your case and are ready to join a group.

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