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Substance Abuse Education

Weekly Classes- $35 

Classes designed to inform adults about the risks of alcohol and drug abuse and their effects on mental health. Topics Include: 

  • Alcohol Addiction vs. Drug Addiction: What's the Difference?

  • Physiological Effects of Substance Abuse: The Changes that Occur in the Body

  • Addiction and the Brain

  • Genetic Influences: The Family Tree of Addiction

  • Impulsive Behavior and Substance Abuse

  • Decision Making and Goal Setting

  • Use, Abuse, Addiction and the Tole of Denial

  • Relationship Awareness: How Addiction Affects Others

  • Anger Management

  • Stress Management

  • Staying Sober: Healthy Alternatives to Substance Abuse

  • What is Bing Drinking?

Multi-session classes designed to inform adults about the risks of alcohol and drug use and misuse. These classes satisfy probation/parole requirements and other court mandated education requirements. Topics change daily. No appointment necessary, classes are offered weekly in a group setting:

Tuesdays (hybrid: in-person & online) 12:30pm -2:30pm

Thursdays (online only) 6:00-8:00pm 


$35 per class payable by money order or credit/debit only. Payment plan options available. 

Individual classes are available by appointment only, $55, please call for availability.

If this is your first visit, please arrive a few minutes early to complete new student paperwork. 


DWI/Driver Improvement Classes Virtual and In-Person
(También en Español)- $100 

CADA's DWI/Driver Improvement course is a multi-hour class designed to educate individuals on the dangers of drinking and driving as well as review driver safety. This class meets the requirements for probation, parole, and other court mandated driver education classes. Classes are available at our New Orleans office in English and Spanish in a group setting and include interactive teaching methods. 

2024 DWI  Dates (English Language)

Select Fridays 9:00am-2:00pm*

January 26th           July 26th

March 22nd            September 27th    

May  31st              November 22nd


2024 DWI Dates (Spanish Language)

Viernes 9:00 am- 2:00 pm*


*Please arrive on time. No one will be admitted 15 minutes past start time.

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