Clinical Director David Burns attended the C-SAM (Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine) conference.
By Lauren Deane
Recently, our Clinical Director David Burns attended the C-SAM (Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine) conference in Vancouver. C-SAM is an excellent organization that provides world class conferences, research and connection among health care providers. Since it’s formation in 1989 CSAM has worked to develop trainings and promote clinical standards in the field of addiction across Canada.
The field of addiction medicine is ever changing. Having a health professional that is up-to-date on the latest research is crucial in receiving quality care for addictions treatment. At Burns Clinical Life Options we take providing quality clinical care very seriously. We pride ourselves on continuing education, reading research and connecting with other professionals to ensure that we are providing out clients with the best service available. We use science and evidence based approaches to guide client care which can only be accomplished through a commitment to continue to learn and grow as professionals.
In addiction to his connection with C-SAM David Burns is a recognized expert in the addictions field. He has furthered his training through CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist), CCAC (Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor), CCCS (Canadian Certified Clinical Counsellor) and ICDAC (International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counsellor). David’s certifications are accompanied by a warm, inviting attitude that stresses the importance of treating all clients with the respect that they deserve.