APNC Statement on the White House Public Health Emergency Declaration

We are grateful that the White House recognizes that we are in the grip of a public health crisis of epidemic proportions. The President’s decision to declare the opioid crisis a public health emergency yesterday may help bring crucial resources to communities, improve access to services, and facilitate more efficient coordination among government agencies. We…

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 forth a slate of nominees. That slate was announced in the May/June APNC Newsletter and there was opportunity for additional nominees. The APNC Nominations and Elections Committee announced the following…

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 of, Awards Committee Chairman Phil Mooring, “APNC is made up of the most highly skilled and dedicated professionals to be found anywhere in the nation. These awards present a unique…

2016 Recovery Month Celebrations

Cape Fear Recovery Month Celebration, Wrightsville Beach, NC The 2015 Cape Fear Recovery Month Celebration at the Park took place on Sunday, September 20th from 12noon to 3pm at the Wrightsville Beach Park. They had live music, the Secret Drive band, free food, two testimonials, the recovery countdown, 20 health fair vendors, medical services, and…

System of Care Training Available in Durham

Wednesday January 14, 2015, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Maggiano’s Little Italy – Durham, North Carolina Register Now! Join your colleagues for this exclusive panel discussion! www.addictionpro.com/Raleigh Recovery is not a compartmentalized process, but an ongoing journey with multiple care providers assisting along the way. Employee assistance professionals, private – practice therapists, residential centers, interventionists,…

Request for Proposals

We just wrapped up our Spring Conference and planning is already under way for the 2014 Fall Conference to be held October 29th -31st in Wrightsville Beach, 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…

Executive Director’s Report – March

Over the past year, APNC has experienced a 25% increase in our membership! People are joining APNC because they view our organization as the best vehicle for helping them gain valuable skills, meet and connect with other professionals and to impact the way substance abuse services are provided. This membership increase is a credit to…