2014 Spring Award Nominations

APNC members, it is your time to take advantage of the opportunity to recognize those hard working and diligent in the field.  Nominations for the Art of Counseling Award, the Art of Prevention Award, and Anthony D. M “Tony” Mulvihill Award for Sustained and Meritorious Advocacy  will open soon.
Be the first to submit!

In the words of Phil Mooring, Awards Committee Chairman, “APNC is made up of the most highly skilled and dedicated professionals to be found anywhere in the nation. These awards present a unique opportunity to recognize our members who continue to make North Carolina a better place.” Mooring challenges APNC members to use these prestigious awards to recognize deserving individuals.

The Art of Counseling Award and the Art of Prevention Award are meant to recognize achievement by those engaged in “frontline” work. Nominees must be members of APNC.

Membership Committee Update

Those of you who heard me speak briefly at the recent APNC Fall conference at the beach would have heard me talk about the benefits of APNC and NAADAC membership, what a bargain it is at $130 per year and how easy it is to join.  I mentioned that even those of us who are…

The Anonymous People

This movie, The Anonymous People, is hosted by Recovery Communities of North Carolina (RCNC) and will show at Regal Crossroads 20 Cinema, 501 Caitboo Ave., Cary, NC, 27518. Click here for tickets. The Anonymous People is a feature documentary film about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol…

Final Rule to Implement Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act Issued*

APNC is please to share the news that the Final Rule to Implement Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act has been issued.  Signed by President George W. Bush in 2008, the MHPAEA requires that insurers treat mental illness and substance use disorders the same as other physical illnesses. This final…

SAAS Readiness and Capabilities Assessment

The Addiction Professionals on North Carolina is teaming up with the NC Substance Abuse Providers Association, the NC Substance Abuse Prevention Providers Association and the State Associations of Addiction Services (SAAS) to examine the capacities of providers across the North Carolina through the SAAS Readiness and Capabilities Assessment (See below). This assessment has been completed for…

Call For Proposals – Deadline Extended

We just wrapped up our Fall Conference and planning is already under way for the 2014 Spring Conference to be held April 23rd-25th 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…