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THE SOLUTION SERIES: Part I: A Community Discussion of Opioid Addiction

A community viewing of the film, “The Hungry Heart”, is the first in an ongoing series designed to engage the community, professionals, spiritual leaders, community leaders and most importantly, those facing addition on a daily basis. We invite anyone who has encountered or has questions about addiction to attend this event.

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Impact of Bullying and Substance Abuse on Adolescents

Join us for an interactive session on bullying and its impact on substance abuse and adolescents. We will identify characteristics of students most likely to be bullied and to bully as well as the link between substance abuse and bullying. We will review facts about teens, drinking and drugs; signs and symptoms of substance abuse and assessment tools to determine if a child is a bully or being bullied.

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APNC 2017 Board Candidates

As outlined in APNC’s Bylaws, the Nominations and Elections Committee, chaired by Angela Maxwell, requested suggestions from voting members in the Jan/Feb Newsletter and put

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APNC Western Regional Training: Working with Military Populations

An introduction to military culture and how active duty service members access MH/SA services. Participants will get an overview of how the United States Marine Corps/NA VY implement their substance abuse treatment and prevention programs.. Information on referrals, rank str ucturing, prevention interventions, treatment practices and standards, along with cultural norms and the climate of the active duty Marine or Sailor.

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Fall Conference Awards

APNC members, it is your time to take advantage of the opportunity to recognize those hard working and diligent in the field. In the words

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