April 18-20, 2012
Crowne Plaza Resort
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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.
What struck me as I prepared to write this column again is that I consistently write about policy issues and those issues are detailed, described and (hopefully) compelling. What has been lacking, though, is a detailed description of why we should work on policy issues at all. With mental health reform upon us, LMEs changing…
Clyde Ebron, the recipient of this year’s Art of Counseling award holds a Bachelor of Science degree from AT&T State University. He’s a Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist and a Certified Clinical Supervisor. He began his career in 1994 with Charter Behavioral Health Systems of Greensboro as a group and family therapist.
Virginia L. Johnson, the recipient of this year’s Art of Prevention award began her adventure in the substance abuse prevention arena at an early age. She was an active member of the Students Against Drunk Driving, marched in Raleigh, meeting with legislators, advocating to lower the legal limit down to .08 while driving, the bill passed!