Chronic Hope: Families and Addiction

Find out more about upcoming and past alumni events, conferences, benefits, functions, gatherings and more

Chronic Hope: Families & Addcition
17 Dec 2020

Chronic Hope: Families and Addiction

Families of addicted individuals are in crisis. Substance abuse affects the entire family system, not just the individual, and a broken family system engaged in codependency enables continued substance abuse. The result? An addict's life continues to be out of control and unmanageable.

family member showing signs of addiction
15 Dec 2020

Community Education Program-Chronic Hope

In today's ever-changing world filled with drugs and alcohol at every corner, parents of those suffering with substance use disorder need support, tools and knowledge to help their family heal. In the eye-opening account, Chronic Hope: Parenting the Addicted Child, explore how setting boundaries, maintaining accountability and providing full...

14 Dec 2020

DBT Skills Training-Part 1

Dates for Training: Tuesday, February 9--8:30am-12:30pm Thursday, February 11--8:30am-12:30pm Tuesday, February 16--8:30am-12:30pm Thursday, February 18--8:30am-12:30pm Participants must complete all 4 sessions to get full course credit. This course is designed to introduce students to the foundations of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). It includes an exploration of human psychosocial development in the context of diverse communities....

3 Sep 2020

DBT Skills Training Part 2

About This Course: WHEN: Wednesday, October 7 & Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 9:00am-5:00pm. WHERE: This training is virtual COST: $50 Early Bird (September 7-September 25, 2020) $75 Regular Registration (September 26- October 2)

20 Aug 2020

Ethics in 2020

Ethics are essential to the safe and effective delivery of care to individuals seeking addiction treatment. Therefore, specific codes of ethics, as well as state and federal laws, have been developed to guide addiction professionals in their delivery of professional care to individuals seeking their services.

19 Aug 2020

Summer Fun in the Sun

Throw on a suit, grab some chairs/blankets and bring the whole family out for some fun in the sun on Percy Priest Lake with you Cumberland Heights’ friends. Light refreshments will be provided. Recovery meeting will start at 3:30 pm.

19 Aug 2020

Pooch Mixer and Meeting

Mask up and come and enjoy a safe and socially distant meeting with you Cumberland Heights’ friends. Bring your dog and a chair/blanket. We will have drinks for both you and your pups. Recovery meeting will start at 3:30 pm.

7 Aug 2020

2-Day Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Training

Every great therapist knows they need to develop and to refine multiple clinical skills to help clients get better. To help therapists acquire or strengthen some Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills and approaches, Cumberland Heights, the Drug Education Counsel and UAB Medical are generously offering a two-day DBT Foundational...

26 Dec 2019

2021 Reaching New Heights Women’s Luncheon

In 2021, we look forward to hosting our annual luncheon. Proceeds from this important event help empower women who suffer from substance use disorder to live a life free from addiction. We look forward to seeing you at this special annual event in Spring 2021. Stay tuned for updates...

Why is it so meaningful to give to Cumberland Heights?

Your gift to Cumberland Heights through our annual and capital initiates gives immediate support to patients and their families. To make a longer term impact a gift to the endowment fund will provide patient assistance funding for years to come.

We Are Open. Read updates regarding COVID-19 here and our available Telehealth services here.