Dr. Cali Estes - The Addictions Academy ®

ACE/NAS Training

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) and Neonatal Alcohol Syndrome (NAS)

The Addictions Academy’s ACE/NAS training class will cover everything you need to know about adverse child experiences that manifest as trauma in adulthood, along with fetal alcohol syndrome. Included in this 2 hour courses is how the brain develops emotionally and mentally, stress and trauma in adulthood relationships, childhood development with drugs and alcohol, and the trauma informed approach of care.  How ACE/NAS affects the brain emotionally, behavioral issues that arise from the issues and emotional problems tied to adulthood.  


NOTE: There are NO prerequisites to this course. It can be taken by anyone and includes 2 continuing education credits (CEU, CME and CE) on your certificate.  This class is delivered in self-study online format and goes at your own pace. 


We are accredited by the following organizations.

Nebraska Dept of Health
Florida Certification Board
Association of Coach Training Organizations
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ICF addictions Coach


ACE/NAS objectives
Understand what Adverse Childhood Experiences Are
Understand how ACE affects children emotionally
Understand how ACE affects children physically
Understand Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Understand how ACE/NAS impact the brain medically, emotionally and physically
How ACE leads to risky behaviors: drugs, sex, crime, alchol and more
How stress and toxicity play a role in life development
How ACE leave lasting impacts on the brain
Coping skills that are used for ACE/ NAS
Trauma Informed Approach to Care
Emotional, behavioral and cognitive issues tied to ACE/NAS
Dr. Cali Estes

Your Host for this Training, Dr. Cali Estes

Dr. Cali Estes is a Therapist, Life Coach, Recovery Coach, Addictions Coach, and Wellness Guru, Dr. Cali Estes has been named ‘The Female Dr. Drew’ by the media. She has been featured on CNN, NBC, FOX, ABC, KTLA, People Mag, Yoga Digest, and more.

She is the Founder of The Addictions Academy and the wildly popular Sober on Demand for an alternative to drug and alcohol treatment services. She has also created the first-ever addiction and mental health supplement line, ProRecoveryRx.



$999 VALUE

On Line courses
  • ACE/NAS Training Course 
  • 2 Continuing Education Units (CEU, CME and CE)
  • Bonus: Private FB Graduate Group
  • Bonus: FB Networking Group
  • Bonus: Seals for social media, website, and marketing.
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Frequently Asked Questions About ACE/NAS Training and Trauma Informed Care

The Addictions Academy’s Adverse Childhood Experience Training and NeoNatal Alcohol Syndrome training offers 2 continuing education hours. 

Yes! The Addictions Academy offers a 2 hour online self study course that covers ACE, NAS and trauma informed therapy.  This course is beneficial for therapists and coaches that need more training in depth on trauma informed approaches to care.

Trauma Informed Therapy covers the Adverse Childhood Experiences that a person may experience in childhood. These experiences (ACE) manifest in adulthood when the trauma is not dealt with in childhood or young adulthood. The Addictions Academy has a class specific to trauma informed approaches in continuum of care. 

Babies that are born with alcohol and drugs in their system can experience a myriad of physical and mental issues from the drugs and alcohol in their body. Everything from cognitive delays and impairments to developmental delays and even withdrawal symptoms at birth.  The Addictions Academy’s NAS class covers all the topics necessary to understand the condition.