This growing collection of stories offers profound insights into the reasons why individuals decide to treat addiction and the positive impact treating addiction can have on a person, a family, a community, and a nation. We invite you to read these heartfelt stories and share your own.
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Why I Treat AddictionBy joining the American Society of Addiction Medicine, you become a part of an innovative and growing professional community of over 6,000 members and 39 state chapters transforming addiction treatment and care.
ASAM is dedicated to empowering your career and practice with transformative education on treating addiction and lasting connections with experts in the field.
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New Member OfferJoin today and receive $100 in online learning credits* Choose from an extensive course list designed by leaders in addiction medicine and continue to develop your ability to treat addiction today.
* Offer valid for new applicants through April 30, 2019. Not available for student, retired, and international members. Credits redeemable on ASAM’s e-learning center.