Larry Ashley, EdS, LCADC, CPGC has been involved in the substance abuse and trauma field for over thirty years as a college professor, researcher, and therapist. He is currently Addictions Specialist and Undergraduate Coordinator in the Department of Counselor Education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Director of the Problem Gambling Treatment Program; and Clinical Assistant Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine. Due to his extensive clinical experience coupled with opportunities for local, national, and international speaking engagements, Professor Ashley is considered to be a leading expert on post traumatic stress disorder and issues related to addiction. He has a special interest on the impact of war on soldiers world wide. Mr. Ashley is currently a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a Certified Problem Gambling Counselor.