Executive Director Report – February

We’re excited to go into the new year with some many enthusiastic new board members! Several new members were elected to the board in October, and others have been appointed as a result of recent resignations. Angie Banther has been appointed APNC Vice-President. She replaces Dorsey Ward, who resigned late last year due to work…

DSM-5 Training – January 31, 2015

The APNC South Central Region is proud to offer DSM-5 Training, presented by: Jenny Kirwin, CCS, LCAS CLICK HERE REGISTER NOW About this Training: This DSM-5 Update will focus on substance-related and addictive disorders. Topics covered include the new substance abuse diagnosis as outlined in the DSM 5, the added diagnosis as well as the changes from DSM…

System of Care Training Available in Durham

Wednesday January 14, 2015, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Maggiano’s Little Italy – Durham, North Carolina Register Now! Join your colleagues for this exclusive panel discussion! www.addictionpro.com/Raleigh Recovery is not a compartmentalized process, but an ongoing journey with multiple care providers assisting along the way. Employee assistance professionals, private – practice therapists, residential centers, interventionists,…

Executive Director’s Report – December

As we move into the holiday season, there is a lot that APNC members can be thankful for. We are part of a growing organization that has seen substantial increases in both memberships and revenues. We’ve just completed our largest fall conference ever in a fantastic new space. A new board will begin in January,…

2014 Fall Conference Awards Luncheon

Two North Carolina substance abuse professionals and one substance abuse services program were recognized by APNC at the organization’s Fall Conference Awards Luncheon for their significant contribution to the work of preventing and treating addictions. The APNC New Professional Award was presented to Anna Godwin, APNC’s Eastern Region Vice-President. Anna, who received her master’s degree…

Request for Proposals

We just wrapped up our Fall Conference and planning is already under way for the 2015 Spring Conference to be held April 15-17th in Asheville, NC.  As we are planning another exciting conference we need your expertise!  We invite you to submit a proposal for topic at the Spring Conference. Are you interested in presenting…

Facilities Celebrate Successes

By Keith Acree, Communications Officer Reposted from One the Scene, DPS   Across the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice, staff members and offenders are observing September as National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery month with special events and celebrations. At DART Cherry in Goldsboro, a 90-day residential treatment program for males on probation…