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NCSAPPB Election is Underway Dear Substance Abuse Professional, The Annual NCSAPPB Election for Board is underway. There are four seats open: 1 At- Large 1 South Central 1 North Central 1 Western Voting will end on June 8th, 2016 and the results will be counted and reviewed by the Nominations and Elections Committee of the […]

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NCSAPPB and SBI Update Agreement Dear Substance Abuse Professional, Some of you may have heard the State Bureau of Investigation was no longer processing background checks for new applicants to the NCSAPPB. Following an audit by the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the State Bureau of Investigation in late March of 2016, it was determined […]

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Committee Votes to Table Draft Bill Dear Substance Abuse Professional, Thank you for all the support you’ve given staff and your Professional Board in reaching out to your colleagues and coworkers and representatives and senators at the General Assembly. Our Board President, Bert Wood, has been working hard behind the scenes with legislators, lobbyists, and […]

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Certified DMV Substance Abuse Evaluators Below is a forwarded message from the NC DMV regarding DMV SAE Evaluations From: Jeffrey R. Zimmerman, Ph.D., Director of Processing Services NC Division of Motor Vehicles During a thorough review of the DMV Substance Abuse Evaluator Contact Information and County Listing forms submitted during last fall’s Substance Abuse Evaluation […]

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NC General Assembly Working to Remove Licensure Boards Dear Substance Abuse Professional I wanted to make you aware of the draft subcommittee bill introduced last week at the Joint Legislative Administrative Procedures Oversight Committee. This committee has been working on “reforming” licensure boards for months now, and a specific proposal has now been released. The […]

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2016 NCSAPPB Election Information 2016 NCSAPPB Election! The North Carolina Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board conducts an election from its body each year. Who Can Vote? Only fully licensed or certified persons are eligible to vote. Each qualifying professional shall have one (1) vote. A qualifying professional may vote in all races on the ballot. […]

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29th Annual National Prevention Conference 2016 Prevention Conference Location and Details The National Prevention Network conference will be held September 13-15, 2016 at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center in downtown Buffalo, New York. The conference is 2.5 days, complete with keynotes, breakouts, and networking opportunities. The conference theme for 2016 is Advancing a Prevention Agenda […]

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Training Location and Details NCSAPPB Annual Training December 9th -10th, 2015 Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons Convention Center 3121 Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407 Lunch not included. There will be beverage and snack breaks. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to class. Day 1: Track One – Wellness (9:00am – 4:30 pm) […]

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NCSAPPB TRAINING CLOSED The Response to the Annual Training was overwhelming. Over 400 persons registered within 72 hours. We will contact registered attendees in the next few days. REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. NCSAPPB Annual Training December 9th -10th, 2015 Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons Convention Center 3121 Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407

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Free NCSAPPB – Sponsored Training Each year the Board offers a two-day free training to all fully credentialed substance abuse professionals. Please note: Registration not open to LCAS – Associates, or CSAC – Interns. Training Registration NCSAPPB Annual Training December 9th -10th, 2015 Sheraton Greensboro Hotel at Four Seasons Convention Center 3121 Gate City Blvd, […]

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