The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This educational activity is offered for a maximum of 12.5 ANCC contact hours.

The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approves The University of Kentucky, College of Nursing (UKCON) as a provider as well. ANCC and KBN approval of a continuing nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content nor commercial sponsors. The University of Kentucky does not approve commercial products. This educational activity is offered for a maximum of 15 KBN contact hours.

Provider #: 3-0008-12-23-0297 (Day 1), and 3-0008-12-23-0298 (Day 2). In order to receive credit, participants complete this CNE activity and submit a credit application and evaluation form online. Certificates may be printed once the evaluation is completed.


The 2023 CAPTASA conference is designed to provide practitioners working with alcoholics and addicts the most up to date research and best practices available for treating those populations. It is the goal of the conference to insure that groups regardless of gender, age, national origin, or sexual orientation are treated appropriately. Various methods of Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT), Opiate Replacement Therapy, and Residential Peer Support Twelve Step Programs will be presented and reviewed.


Conference Site & Accommodations

All conference sessions will be held at the Embassy Suites in Lexington. A special conference rate has been arranged for overnight accommodations at the Embassy Suites. Please contact the hotel directly to make your hotel reservations prior to the cut-off date. Be sure to mention the “Clinical Applications of Principles in Treatment of Addictions and Substance Abuse” (CAPTASA) Conference to ensure that you receive the conference rate.
Room Rates – $137.00 double or king
Cut-off Date – January 10, 2023

To make hotel reservations attendees may either call the hotel directly at the number listed below.

Hotel Name: Embassy Suites Lexington
Hotel Address: 1801 Newtown Pike Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Phone Number: 859-455-5000

For Additional Information
David Thomas,
Conference Coordinator
P.O. Box 6663, Louisville, KY 40206
Phone: (502) 548-7244
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