Friday Night Live

In Recovery & Want To Unpack Where You're At?
Come Talk It Out At NORA's Friday Night Live.

All Twelve Step Fellowships Welcomed

Every Friday Night at 7pm

Sept. 6, 2019

1400 East 55th Street Cleveland, OH 44103

Please Join Northern Ohio Recovery Association (NORA)
Every Friday Night, starting at 7pm.

We are Pleased to Announce our 3rd Speaker,
Michael E. Johnson, of Detroit, Michigan

Michael E. Johnson is a nationally recognized trainer and lecturer in the field of addictions. Over the years he has served the addictions field in many capacities; as a counselor, program director, consultant, and trainer. He has developed a series of educational DVD’s that are shown throughout the United States within residential AOD treatment settings, correctional institutions, and prevention programs. He has worked as a consultant for the Michigan Department of Corrections, New York Department of Corrections, the Federal Bureau of Prisons as well as numerous Drug Courts throughout the country. He served as faculty for Eastern Kentucky Universities Alcohol and Other Drug Studies for several years and has conducted classes at colleges and universities.

Mr. Johnson studied and graduated from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan—acquiring a Bachelor's Degree in Counselor Education in 1988, and his Master's Degree in Social Work in 1994. He is a Licensed Social Worker and a Certified Advanced Addictions Counselor in the State of Michigan. Despite his credentials, Michael possesses a tenacity for learning which has not ceased. He enjoys reading, attending training and seminars—and loves a lively debate on addiction-related topics, counseling techniques, and skill-building. Michael believes that the education and need for training of counselors, therapists, social workers, and psychologists ever ceases.

Michael is known for his provocative lecturing style—relative to the field of counseling, addiction, and recovery. Along with his intriguing techniques on issues associated with human struggles, which are often ignored, yet, are so much a part of being alive. He is engaging and notorious for including audience experiences in his presentations.


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