Dear Substance Abuse Professional,
It’s hard to believe that spring is right around the corner!
As you begin to look forward to warmer weather, don’t forget about NCSAPPB Scholarship opportunities that will be ending soon.
Apply For A NCSAPPB Scholarship
Three Conference Scholarships Available This Month
The NCSAPPB is offering scholarships to the following conferences: Addiction: Focus on Women Conference, Al Greene Addictions Institute and the NC Summer School.
The application period for these three conferences began on February 1st and will end on February 28th. To make application for a NCSAPPB scholarship, one must be fully credentialed and must submit a written request for consideration, including a statement of financial need. Application should be mailed to the Board office or emailed to Anna Misenheimer.
September and December Testing Reports
355 Counselors Tested
During the months of September and December 2010, the Board administered tests to 355 substance abuse professionals in pursuit of NCSAPPB credentialing.
In September, 69 counselors took the CSAC exam. The passage rate was 61%. 99 counselors took the LCAS exam. That passage rate was 58%. Of the 5 counselors that took the CCS exam, 100% passed while 3 of the 6 CSAPC applicants passed their exams.
In December, 67 counselors took the CSAC exam. 69% passed. Of the 89 counselors that took the LCAS exam, 65% passed. Only one person took the CCJP exam. This person was unsuccessful, however. 10 of the 12 CCS applicants successfully completed their exam while 57% of the 7 CSAPC applicants passed the exam.
Beginning in March, all exams will be computer-based. These exam results will be shared via the Board Buzz.
North Carolina Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board