An editorial by Romey Peavler, PhD, LCAS, CCS North Carolina addiction credentials require clinical supervision by a LCAS, CSI or CCS, depending on one’s level in the credentialing process. Agencies who are fortunate to have a CCS on staff can provide their employees with all the required supervision. However, there are situations where the agency…
via SAMHSA.gov The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will relaunch its HealthCare.gov website with the “Health Insurance Marketplace” in an effort to draw in the millions of uninsured people needed to make the new health care reform law work when open enrollment in state and Federal health care exchanges begins in…
Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) , sponsors National Recovery Month (Recovery Month)to increase awareness and understanding of mental and/or substance use disorders. This celebration promotes the message that behavioral health is essential to health, prevention works, treatment is effective,…
My name is Mark Ezzell and I’m pleased to serve as the new Executive Director of the Addiction Professionals of North Carolina. We’re in challenging times in the addiction field. Money is tight at all levels, while the need for the services our members provide is becoming greater. The political environment is changing with health…
APNC is filled with talented professionals. Is there a specific area you are passionate about? Do you enjoy presenting to other professionals? Share your expertise at the NAADAC National Conference. Call for Presenters: NAADAC 2013 Annual Conference Deadline for Proposals: December 14, 2012. NAADAC has scheduled its 2013 conference for October 11 – 14 in…
The APNC Membership approved the revised bylaws during the Membership Meeting on October 17, 2012 in Carolina Beach.
APNC APPROVED BYLAWS
Please click on the link below to see the recommended revisions to the APNC bylaws as of September 6, 2012. APNC Proposed Bylaws Revisions As you review the document, please note that the left column is the present bylaws and the right column depicts the revisions. The revised version (right column) has been reviewed by…
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The Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services (DMH/DD/SAS) is developing a a series of fact sheets describing the creation of Local Management Entities-Managed Care Organizations (LMEMCOs) and the state-wide transition to the 1915 (b)/(c) Medicaid Waiver. Please find links below to the first three fact sheets in this series. • What…