South Central Regional Training: Recovery Messaging for Providers

The APNC South Central Region is proud to offer this training, presented by: Scott Luetgenau, MSW, LCSW-A, LCAS-A The Recovery Messaging Training will equip individuals with a fundamental grasp of the latest neuroscience behind addictive behaviors. The intersection of environmental, psychological, genetic, and neurobiological factors will be discussed as key contributors to addiction. This approach…

APNC: South Western Regional FASD Training | Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs): The Impact of Alcohol Exposed Pregnancies

The APNC South Western Region is proud to offer this training, presented by: Amy Hendricks, Coordinator NC Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program (FASDinNC)   About this Training: To educate participants about the importance of preventing alcohol exposed pregnancies and how alcohol impacts the brain during fetal development. Clearly define Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) and how…

APNC: North Western Regional FASD Training | Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs): The Impact of Alcohol Exposed Pregnancies

The APNC North Western Region is proud to offer this training, presented by: Amy Hendricks, Coordinator NC Fetal Alcohol Prevention Program (FASDinNC)   About this Training: To educate participants about the importance of preventing alcohol exposed pregnancies and how alcohol impacts the brain during fetal development. Clearly define Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) and how…

APNC Executive Director Receives NC Dogwood Award

APNC is honored that our own Executive Director, Donald McDonald, was one of 11 outstanding North Carolinians recognized by Attorney General Josh Stein today.  Mr. McDonald received the distinguished NC Dogwood Award for his commitment to combatting the opioid crisis and his dedication to preserving life and promoting health and wellness throughout NC. Attorney General…

Public Health Emergency: What now?

  Advocacy Win Although we celebrated victory after the White House public health emergency declaration, festivities were short-lived. The rift among advocates began immediately on social media, driven by pathos and politics. Many focused on the President’s off-script remarks about prevention, which were strikingly similar to the failed 80’s “just say no” campaign. Others pointed…

Full-Time Program Coordinator Position Open

APNC exist to empower our prevention, treatment, and recovery professionals to thrive in their practice. The unrelenting addiction epidemic and North Carolina’s evolving continuum of care require deliberate education and vigilant advocacy. APNC is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization, leading the movement to transform NC’s systems of care into a culture that promotes wellness for individuals…

APNC 2018 Spring Conference Call for Proposals

We are wrapping up our Fall Conference and planning is already under way for the 2018 Spring Conference to be held April 18th-20th in Asheville, NC.  As we are planning another exciting conference, we need your expertise!  We invite you to help make our Spring Conference another huge success by sharing your knowledge, passion, and charisma…