April 18-20th, 2018
Crowne Plaza Golf & Tennis Resort in Asheville, NC


  • 30+ Insightful Experts & Keynote Speakers
  • 20 NCSAPPB Credit Hours
  • Up to 15 Hours of CE Credits Available*
  • Nationally Recognized Speakers
  • Networking Opportunities

Nationally Recognized Speakers

Learn about the latest trends and data from nationally renowned speakers.

Diverse Topics

Choose from several diversified substance use disorder focused sessions.

Coffee Breaks Included

Enjoy a variety of snacks and beverages during our various breaks during the 3-day conference.

Networking Opportunities

Meet experts and leaders in the field. Grow your connections!

CEUs/CE Credits

NCSAPPB Credits, PLUS optional CE Credits available.

Keynote Speakers

  • K. Killian Noe, Recovery Cafe Seattle, WA
  • NAADAC Leadership
  • Jason Vogler, Senior Director, NC DMHDDSAS
  • Kathy Nichols, Associate Director for Services & Supports, NC DMHDDSAS
  • Rev. Jim “Wolf” Yoxall, CSC, Pavillon
  • Kareemah Abdullah, CADCA

Who Attends the Conference?

  • Counselors
  • Prevention Specialists
  • Peer Support Specialists
  • DWI Assessors
  • Psychologists
  • Therapists
  • EAP Consultants
  • Social Workers
  • Educators
  • Students
  • SA Treatment Providers
  • Medical Professionals

NCSAPPB Continuing Education Credits

We have applied to NC Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board (NCSAPPB) for up to 20 hours of credit for the three days. Individual credit will be awarded for each session attended, and NCSAPPB credit is included with conference registration.

CE Credits Available for an Additional Cost:

CE Credits are also available for an additional $20.00. Continuing Education Credit is sponsored by Program Services Continuing Education for:

  • Licensed Psychologists
  • Social Workers
  • Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Professional Counselors
  • Mental Health Counselors
  • Addiction Professionals

Psychologists need to attend the entire event – Computation of credits available to licensed professionals is based on different criteria.  For this conference, up to 15 CE Conference credits are available. Please see program for details on which sessions apply.

Program Services is an approved sponsor of continuing education with the American Psychological Association. Program Services remains responsible for the content of the program.

For more information about approvals visit the approval page at: www.programservices.org

All inquiries regarding CE credits should be made to: Karen@programservices.org