Legislative Update: Substance Use Disorder 2017 Budget Proposals

Legislative Update: Substance Use Disorder 2017 Budget Proposals Comparing House, Senate and Governor’s Proposals The NC House, Senate and Governor’s budget proposals have now been completed. Thanks to your outreach to legislators and some furious work over the Memorial Day weekend, the House added a last minute amendment to add $5 million for community-based treatment!…

Job Announcement: RHCC Clinical Counselor, Migrant Outreach Worker, and Behavioral Health Technician

RHCC is Currently Seeking the Following for North Carolina Locations Clinical Counselor Lakeview, NC A Master’s degree in social work, psychology, or other human service field. Currently hold a NC license as a Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist (LCAS), and/or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Three years of paid substance abuse direct care experience. Migrant Outreach…

ACTION ALERT: HB615 ON HOUSE HEALTH CALENDER TOMORROW!

You did it! Thanks to your calls and emails based on last week’s action alert, the House Health Committee will hear HB 615 tomorrow, legislation supported by APNC and others which will amend the Substance Abuse Practices Act. This bill provides several small but important changes: Keeps substance abuse counseling credentials uniform across state lines Establishes…

Support the Amend Substance Abuse Professional Practices Act (HB615)

Legislation was recently introduced to make several positive changes to the Substance Abuse Professional Practices Act. The bill, House Bill 615, was sought by the NCSAPPB members and accomplishes the following things: Keeps substance abuse counseling credentials uniform across state lines. Standards were raised two years ago and North Carolina must change statute to keep…

2017 Fall Conference

We are wrapping up our Spring Conference and planning is already under way for the 2017 Fall Conference to be held October 18-20 in Wrightsville Beach, NC.  As we are planning another exciting conference we need your expertise!  We invite you to help make our Fall Conference another huge success by sharing your expertise with us.…

Job Announcement: HRC Behavioral Health & Psychiatry, PA

Seeking Substance Use Disorders Specialist — PhD Psychologist HRC Behavioral Health & Psychiatry, PA, is a large, multi-disciplinary, mutually collaborative group practice with a strong referral base located in the very desirable Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area of North Carolina. Experience with impaired professionals is desired.  The chosen candidate will provide leadership to continue and expand HRC’s…

Join APNC/NAADAC for only $99 during our March to Membership Drive!

Special offer available now through March 31st for New or Lapsed (more than 12 months) Members. Standard Annual Dues are $130 for Professionals, $109 for Associates, and $50.50 for Students. Benefits of Becoming an APNC Member: Professional Networking Opportunities Huge Savings on Regional, State, and National Conferences and Workshops Insurance Discounts Free Webinars APNC and…