2015 Spring Awards Luncheon

APNC was once again honored to award the Art of Counseling and Art of Prevention Awards to two very deserving APNC members at the 2015 Spring Conference in Asheville.       Art of Counseling Award – Louis Leake The APNC Art of Counseling Award recognizes achievement by those engaged in “front-line” work. The recipient…

Executive Director’s Report – April

To many, March meant “madness”. At APNC, March meant “membership.”We had two membership efforts going in March- a NAADAC special on individual memberships, and a special drive for organizational members to join APNC. Dorsey Ward, our former Vice-President and now our special membership advisor, designed the organizational membership drive over a year ago. Dorsey and…

March to Membership

Not an APNC Member? Join APNC/NAADAC for only $99 during our March to Membership Drive! Special offer available now through March 31, 2016, for  new members and past members whose memberships have lapsed for 12 or more months. (Dues for Students and Retired members are already discounted and are not included.) The $31 discount will…

Student Scholarships for Spring Conference

NC Association of Addiction and Prevention Professionals invites students studying to become substance abuse professionals in North Carolina to apply for a scholarship to the 2015 Spring Conference.  The scholarship is for registration only and does not included travel or lodging.   The Conference will be held April 15-17, 2015 Crowne Plaza Resort Asheville, NC. The…

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…

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,…