Executive Director’s Report

The APNC Fall Conference is only a few weeks away! Thanks to our stellar Conference Committee, along with the Empowered Ideas team of Virginia Johnson and James Wong, we’ve got a tremendous lineup of speakers and sessions. Vendor booths are already sold out, but there are still more opportunities for attendees to register. Due to…

Recovery Month Event Highlight

September is Recovery Month, APNC Highlights Agencies Celebrating Recovery!  Trinity Counseling/Women of Strength Aug. 24, 2013 Trinity Counseling/Women of Strength Charlotte NC The Trinity Counseling/Women of Strength celebrated Recovery Month with a kickoff free community event open to the public and featuring fun, food and fellowship.   A speaker, songs by community choirs and opportunities for…

Counseling and Cultural Diversity Training

APNC South Central Region Counseling and Cultural Diversity Saturday, November 16,  2013 Jamie Gonzales, Presenter Myrover-Reese Fellowhip Home 560 Wilkes Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28303 4 hrs NCSAPPB Credit   9 AM-1:30 PM check in @ 8:30 $20.00 APNC Members $40.00 nonmembers, payable at the door by cash or check. Please register by November 14     To…

Event Recap: Path of Hope, September 6th, 2013

On September 6, 2013, Path of Hope held an open house for the community. People were allowed to tour the facilities and learn more about addiction. The focus this year was “behavioral health is essential to overall health”. Path of Hope wants the community to understand that treatment centers are not scary and people who…

ANNUAL APNC Awards Nominations Requested

A feature of our Fall Conference to which we always look forward is the Fall Awards Luncheon. Honored will be recipients of APNC’s Norbert Kelly Award; our Outstanding Program award; and our Outstanding New Professional award. APNC Members are urged to submit nominations for all Fall awards. Nomi¬nations and supporting information on nominees must be…

APNC 2014-15 Board Candidates

As outlined in APNC’s Bylaws, the Nominations and Elections Committee, chaired by Wenn Rivenbark, requested suggestions from voting members in the Jan/Feb Newsletter and put forth a slate of nominees at the 2013 Spring Conference. That slate was announced in the May/June APNC Newsletter and no members opted to petition for additional nominees. Candidates for…

An Update from Our Director

Things are often slow down during the summer, but not for APNC members, board and staff! This summer has been a whirlwind of activity. Here’s a brief summary of some of the things APNC has worked on over the past few months: Preparing for Recovery Month: Our Regional VPs have chosen thirteen recipients of 2013…