April 24-26th, 2019
Crowne Plaza Golf & Tennis Resort in Asheville, NC


  • 35+ Insightful Experts & Keynote Speakers
  • 21 NCSAPPB Credit Hours
  • Up to 13.5 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

  • John Shinholser, McShin Foundation
  • Kate Knutson, Blue Cross Blue Shield

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 21 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 13.5 CE Conference credits are available. Please see program for details on which sessions apply.

Continuing Education Credit is sponsored by Program Services Continuing Education. For more information about approvals visit the approval page at www.programservices.org.  Participants need to attend the entire event – partial credit is not available to psychologists due to requirements our provider approval organizations.  Program Services is an approved sponsor of continuing education with the American Psychological Association.  Program Services maintains responsibility for the content of the program.  All inquiries specifically regarding CE credits should be made to karen@programservices.org.  For registration and other inquiries please contact the event coordinator.

Made possible in part through support from the following Partners for Recovery