Mike Bricker MS, CADC-II, NCAC-2, LPC is a consultant on “dual recovery” from substance use and mental disorders through the STEMSS Institute, and specializes in blending research-based treatment with other Wisdom Traditions. He is also a Behavioral Health Clinician for Strong Integrated Behavioral Health in Eugene OR. Mike specializes in providing trauma-informed care to participants in treatment for methamphetamine and other drugs of abuse, and Medication-Assisted Treatment for opioid use disorders. He has educated and trained Counselors in Alaska, Oregon and the Navajo Nation. Mike is a seasoned trainer who presents regularly at national conferences, is a member of the NAADAC Speakers’ Bureau, and an Approved Education Provider.

The STEMSS® Institute  provides clinical education, training and consultation to Behavioral Health organizations and clinicians.  Specializing in Dual Recovery from MH/SUD disorders, trauma-responsive care, integration with Primary Care and blending western Evidence-Based Practices with other Wisdom Traditions,  Mike Bricker MS, CADC-2, NCAC-2, LPC is a NAADAC Approved Education Provider (#176230).

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Research Interests

  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy of Mind
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Complex Trauma
  • Addiction and Recovery
  • Co-Occurring Disorders
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Chronic Pain management
  • Integrating BH with Primary Care


  • NAADAC – The Association for Addiction Professionals
  • INCASE – International Coalition for Addiction Studies Education
  • ACBS – Association for Contextural Behavioral Science
  • NICABM – National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine

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