33rd Annual Merrill Scott Symposium on Alcoholism

(and other Drug Dependencies)

August 23 (8:30 am - 4:30 pm) to August 24 (8:30 am - 3 pm)
Thursday Night Banquet: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Yakima Convention Center - Yakima, WA

Full Conference Registration - $275

One Day Registration Available - $150

Since space is limited, please register early. The registration fee of $275.00 includes all symposium functions, two lunches, and banquet. One day registrations are available for a fee of $150.00. A $25.00 processing fee will be charged for any cancellation. Cancellations MUST be made in writing no less than 10 days prior to the opening of the program to obtain a refund. Additional banquet tickets may be purchased for a fee of $50.00.

Keynote Speakers

Banquet Speaker

Marvin Ventrell

Executive Director, NAATP

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Dr. Cardwell Nuckols

Well-known Speaker, Author, and Trainer


Ruth Herman Wells

Author and Instructor

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Danny Trejo


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Merrill Scott Symposium Registration

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 Sponsored by Sundown M Foundation
For information, please call Cheryl Dale at Sundown M Ranch at (800) 326-7444 or (509) 457-1831 ext 423

Additional Information


(Room blocks held through Aug. 1st)
Room blocks are held at the Holiday Inn (across from Convention Center), 802 E. Yakima Ave, 509-494-7000; Red
Lion, 607 E. Yakima Avenue, 509-248-5900; the Howard Johnson Plaza, 9 N. 9th St,. (509) 452-6511. Please
mention the Merrill Scott Symposium when making reservations. Contact Cheryl Dale at (800) 326-7444 or (509)
457-0990 (ext 423) for more information.


Up to 14 hours of continuing education are available. The NAADAC provider number is 00198. Physicians may
apply for Category II credit.


The Sundown M Foundation is a non-profit corporation organized for the purpose of advancing and enhancing the
competency of primary treatment for alcoholism and other drug dependencies.


In cooperation with the Central Washington Chemical Dependency Treatment Providers Alliance, the Sundown M Foundation is proud to sponsor this, the Thirty First Annual Merrill Scott Symposium on Alcoholism.