Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs (ATOD) Specialty Practice Section

We are social workers on the front lines and behind the scenes helping every segment of the population seeking recovery. Examples of areas of service: screening and assessment, counseling, referrals, case management, research, education, advocacy. 

ATOD Section Committee

  • Chair (vacant)
  • Derrick Freeman, PhD, ACSW - New Orleans, LA
  • Nikki Fordey, LCSW, LISAC - Glendale, AZ
  • Donald McDonald, MSW, LCAS - Raleigh, NC
  • An-Pyng Sun, PhD, LCSW, LCADC - Henderson, NV


  • Sheri Bhirdo MSW, LSW, RYT 200 - Highland Park, NJ
  • David L. Hussey, PhD, LISW-S - Cleveland, OH
  • Liliane Cambraia Windsor, PhD, MSW - Champlain, IL

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