Resolution Recognizing Addiction Professionals Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

Over the past year, NAADAC has worked to cultivate new champions on Capitol Hill and raise the profile of key issues impacting the addiction workforce. This week, NAADAC proudly supported the introduction of legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that honors the contributions of the profession and underlines the importance of increased access to evidence-based treatment for individuals with substance use disorders. NAADAC is excited to announce that Representatives Dave Joyce... Read More
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NAADAC Federal Advocacy Update Regarding Appropriations for FY 2020 to Support Vital Addiction-Related Efforts

The House Appropriations Committee made its priorities clear last week, approving its first bill of the year. The fiscal year 2020 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (L-HHS) funding bill , considered first in the L-HHS subcommittee on April 30th, was approved by the full House Appropriations Committee in a marathon markup on May 8th . The L-HHS bill, in its entirety, represents an increase of nearly $12 billion over 2019 levels and an $8.5 billion increase... Read More
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NAADAC Announces the Newly Elected Regional Vice Presidents for the Mid-Central, North Central, Southeast, and Southwest Regions

Every two years, NAADAC members have the opportunity to select a Regional Vice President who will represent their state affiliate on the NAADAC Executive Committee, with four of NAADAC’s eight regional positions being up for election each year. All 2019-2021 terms will begin on October 4, 2019, immediately after the NAADAC 2019 Annual Conference in Orlando, FL. This year, the Mid-Central, North Central, Southeast, and Southwest Regional Vice-President positions came up for election.... Read More
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NAADAC Medical Professional of the Year Award Renamed in Honor of Dr. Davida Coady Gorham

NAADAC is honored to announce that its NAADAC Medical Professional of the Year Award has been renamed in honor of the late Davida Coady Gorham, MD, PhD. The award will be henceforth known as the Davida Coady Gorham Medical Professional of the Year Award . Historically, the Medical Professional of the Year Award has been presented to a medical professional who has made an outstanding contribution to the addiction profession. Dr. Coady Gorham embodied the spirit of this award, and in... Read More
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NAADAC’s 2019 Advocacy in Action Conference Was a Success

NAADAC’s 2019 Advocacy in Action Conference and Hill Day was a success! NAADAC members and other addiction professionals from across the country gathered at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, MD on April 10, 2019 to attend briefings on legislation, national budget, and advocacy issues, and receive a robust training on effective advocacy for meetings on Capitol Hill. The event included guest speakers from the White House Office of National Drug... Read More
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NAADAC Partners with Clocktree to Provide an Affordable, HIPAA Compliant Telehealth Platform to its Members

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is excited to announce its strategic partnership with Clocktree Systems, Inc., to provide an affordable, HIPAA compliant telehealth platform to its members to allow them to meet with clients anytime, anywhere. NAADAC members can try out the Clocktree platform for up to 10 hours per month for free with Clocktree’s starter plan or use up to 100 hours each month for the discounted price of only $41.65 per month for the lifetime of their... Read More
at Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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John Cates Elected as the New NAADAC Mid-South Regional Vice President

NAADAC is pleased to announce that John Cates, MA, LCDC, has been elected as the new Mid-South Regional Vice President. In this role, Cates will represent the professional interests of addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. Cates has worked in substance use disorder treatment for 42 years and has been a member of NAADAC since the 1980s. He has been very active with NAADAC’s Texas affiliate, the... Read More
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NAADAC to Provide Nationally-Recognized Credential to Substance Use Disorder and Addiction Psychologists

The National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals (NCC AP), under the auspices of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, will now provide psychologists with a nationally recognized credential. Effective February 2018, the American Psychological Association Practice Organization (APAPO) College of Professional Psychology’s Certificate of Proficiency in the Treatment of Alcohol and Other Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders has fully transitioned to the NCC... Read More
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NAADAC’s 2018 Advocacy in Action Conference was a success!

NAADAC’s 2018 Advocacy in Action Conference was a success! Over 50 addiction professional advocates gathered at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, MD on November 12, 2018 to attend briefings on legislation, national budget, and advocacy issues. The event included guest speakers such as James Carroll, Acting Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, and Robert Morrison, Executive Director of the National Association of State... Read More
Posted by Caitlin Corbett at Tuesday, November 20, 2018
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NAADAC Welcomes Diane Sevening as NAADAC President

Diane Sevening, EdD, LAC, MAC, has officially assumed her role as the new President of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, a national organization that represents the professional interests of more than 100,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada, and abroad. Sevening’s two-year term as NAADAC President began in October 2018. Sevening has over 35 years of teaching experience and is currently an... Read More
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NAADAC’s 2018 Annual Conference Was a Huge Success!

NAADAC’s 2018 Annual Conference: Shoot for the Stars, held at the Westin Galleria Houston in Houston, TX from October 5-9, 2018, was a huge success! The over 850 participants who attended this year’s conference included NAADAC members, addiction professionals from across the country, enthusiastic speakers, artists, exhibitors and international addiction professional representatives. The five-day event included full day pre-conference and post-conference sessions, daily plenary... Read More
Posted by Kristin Hamilton at Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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NAADAC Announces New Executive Committee

NAADAC is proud to announce that the recently elected additions to the NAADAC Executive Committee have taken office.  Every two years, NAADAC members have the opportunity to select officers who will determine the direction of the Association, and represent their geographical regions on the NAADAC Executive Committee. All NAADAC members are eligible and encouraged to vote for the candidates within their region. All 2018-2020 terms began on October 8, 2018. The following... Read More
Posted by Kristin Hamilton at Monday, October 15, 2018
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NAADAC Celebrates National Addiction Professional Day by Announcing 2018 Award Winners

Join NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, in taking time on September 20, 2018, to celebrate National Addiction Professionals Day and recognize and celebrate vital players of the health system and continuum of care - addiction professionals. Started by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals in 1992, the day was established to commemorate the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis. NAADAC is the largest membership organization for... Read More
at Wednesday, September 19, 2018
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NAADAC Partners with Telebehavioral Health Institute to Serve Behavioral Health

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals is pleased to announce its strategic partnership with Telebehavioral Health Institute (TBHI) to bring telemental and telebehavioral to addiction treatment. With this strategic partnership, NAADAC members will be able to access discounted telebehavioral health education and resources through TBHI, an institute devoted to training and consultation with professionals seeking to develop the legal, ethical, and clinical competencies related to... Read More
at Tuesday, September 18, 2018
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NCC AP Announces Test-Exemption Offer for Peer Recovery Support Specialist Credential

The National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals (NCC AP) is excited to announce an opportunity for qualified individuals to apply for the Nationally Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist national credential based on their already demonstrated competence, skill, training, and experience without testing through December 31, 2018. Nationally Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialists (NCPRSS) are individuals who are in recovery from substance use or co-occurring... Read More
at Monday, January 15, 2018
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The NAADAC Education and Research Foundation (NERF) Is Participating in the AmazonSmile Program

The NAADAC Education and Research Foundation (NERF) is excited to announce that it is now participating in the AmazonSmile program! When you shop at smile.amazon.com , and select the NAADAC Education and Research Foundation to support, the Amazon Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible smile.amazon.com purchases. Tens of millions of products are eligible for donations, and the donation is made at no cost to you! You will see eligible products marked... Read More
at Monday, December 18, 2017
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NAADAC Supports the Veteran Wellness Act of 2017

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, supports the Veteran Wellness Act of 2017, legislation that would bring mental healthcare to our Veterans by establishing a two-year grant program to provide integrative wellness programs at Veterans Service Organizations (VSOs). The bill is sponsored by Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH), along with Glen “GT” Thompson (R-PA). NAADAC’s Executive Director, Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, reached out to Congressman Ryan on behalf of NAADAC... Read More
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NAADAC Announces 2018 SAMHSA-NAADAC Workforce Forum Awardees

For the third consecutive year, NAADAC and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) are joining forces with four Single State Authority offices and their local colleges around the country to host a series of Workforce Forums. The Workforce Forums will reach out to build awareness and educate high school and college/university students about the benefits and opportunities in the substance use and mental health disorder professions in the hope of increasing the... Read More
at Tuesday, December 5, 2017
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NAADAC and ATTUD Announce New National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice (NCTTP)

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, in partnership with the Association for Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence, Inc. (ATTUD) and the Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP) announces a new National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice. “Tobacco use remains the single largest preventable cause of death and disease in the United States.  In addition, smoking tobacco causes more deaths among clients in substance use disorder treatment than... Read More
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NAADAC's Emerging Leaders Award Given to Metropolitan State University Alcohol and Drug Counseling Student Association (ADCSA)

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, recognized Metropolitan State University Alcohol and Drug Counseling Student Association (ADCSA) the recipient of its 2017  Emerging Leaders Award  for its significant impact on its community, innovative thinking, commitment to the advancement of the public’s understanding of addiction, and exemplary leadership.   This vibrant program serves addiction counseling students at all levels through the work of... Read More
at Sunday, October 1, 2017
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Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) Awarded NAADAC's Legislator of the Year

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, recognized U.S. Representative Brian Fitzpatrick from the 8 th District of Pennsylvania as its 2017  Legislator of the Year  for his demonstrated commitment to addiction professionals and the clients they serve.  As a former drug crime federal prosecutor and certified emergency medical technician, Representative Fitzpatrick has made combatting drug and opioid abuse and addiction a priority in his first term. As... Read More
at Sunday, October 1, 2017
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NAADAC 2017 Annual Conference: Biggest Annual Conference Yet!

With over 1,000 participants, 78 exhibitors, 85 presentations, and 91 presenters, the NAADAC 2017 Annual Conference: Elevate Your Practice was a huge success! NAADAC members and other addiction professionals from across the country received up-to-date information from the top industry experts on the latest trends, practices, and critical issues that impact addiction professionals, built their businesses and networks, and had fun! Thank you to our Sponsors and Partners for their generous... Read More
at Friday, September 29, 2017
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NAADAC Celebrates National Addiction Professional Day by Announcing 2017 Award Winners

Join NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, in taking time on September 20, 2017, to celebrate National Addiction Professionals Day and recognize and celebrate vital players of the health system and continuum of care - addiction professionals. Started by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals in 1992, the day was established to commemorate the hard work that addiction professionals do on a daily basis. NAADAC is the largest membership organization for... Read More
at Monday, September 18, 2017
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NAADAC Opposes Graham-Cassidy Bill

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals opposes the "Graham-Cassidy" bill, a renewed effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) sponsored by Senators Graham (R-SC) and Cassidy (R-LA).  The Graham-Cassidy bill would repeal major provisions of the ACA by ending guaranteed coverage of substance use disorders and mental health services, and cutting Medicaid, a critical lifeline for millions of Americans with substance use disorders and mental illness.... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Friday, September 15, 2017
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NAADAC's Statement on the Senate Healthcare Votes

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, has issued the following statement on the Senate healthcare votes: NAADAC commends the Senators who voted against the BCRA and those who voted against the repeal of the ACA. In the coming hours and days, the Senate will likely be asked again and again to vote to protect the lives of millions. Call, email, and tweet your Senators to urge them to vote NO on any bill or repeal effort that could limit healthcare coverage for those who are... Read More
at Thursday, July 27, 2017
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NAADAC Opposes Senate Health Repeal

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, joined 66 other leading organizations and national experts in the field of addiction policy, research, and treatment, in issuing a joint statement opposing the Senate's healthcare repeal plan, warning that it would undermine efforts to address the opioid crisis and significantly worsen the public health epidemic. The statement will be delivered to all United States Senators: Comprehensive Insurance Coverage is Critical to Stemming... Read More
at Friday, July 7, 2017
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NAADAC Supports the Road to Recovery Act

Representatives from both sides of the aisle joined forces to introduce the Road to Recovery Act - bipartisan legislation that eliminates the Medicaid Institutions for Mental Diseases (IMD) exclusion for substance use disorder and helps states expand access to inpatient treatment for its enrollees.  The bill amends the Social Security Act and CHIP to provide coverage for residential substance use disorder treatment. This provision effectively removes the barrier to residential... Read More
at Tuesday, June 20, 2017
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NAADAC’s Minority Fellowship Program Expands to Accept Behavioral Health Professionals

ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC is excited to announce that it has been awarded a grant to grow and expand the NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors (NMFP-AC) to accept behavioral health professionals into the program.   Now in its third year, the NMFP-AC works to increase the number of culturally-competent Master’s level addiction counselors available to underserved and minority populations and transition age youth (ages 16-25) by providing up to $15,000... Read More
at Sunday, June 18, 2017
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NAADAC Condemns House Passage of AHCA

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals today released the following statement regarding the U.S. House of Representatives’ vote on the American Health Care Act: "NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals denounces the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) yesterday, repealing key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and massively cutting the Medicaid program by $882 billion." "Members of the... Read More
at Thursday, May 4, 2017
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NAADAC Opposes AHCA

On May 3, 2017, NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, along with 434 other organizations representing consumers, families, providers, health care and social service professionals, advocates, and allies, sent the following letter to Speaker Paul Ryan and Leader Nancy Pelosi to express its opposition to the most recent version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA): Dear Speaker Ryan and Leader Pelosi, The undersigned organizations are writing to share our views on the most... Read More
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WARNING: Scam in Virginia

It has come to the attention of NAADAC that a serious scam is being perpetrated on mental health and substance use disorder counselors in Virginia. Emails are being sent to counselors (via Psychology Today) inquiring about marriage counseling for a couple who will be on vacation in "your city" during specific dates. The problem sounds sad and tragic, and of course, as a counselor we want to help. The "client" then informs the counselor that... Read More
at Tuesday, May 2, 2017
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Puerto Rico SAMHSA-NAADAC Collegiate Workforce Forum at Universidad del Este

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) and NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals have joined forces with the Puerto Rico Administration of Mental Health and Anti-Addiction Services ( Administracion de Servicios de Salud y Contra la Adiccion (ASSMCA) ) to host a collegiate Workforce Forum on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to encourage college students to enter into the addiction and mental health workforce. According to The Surgeon General’s Report on... Read More
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West Virginia SAMHSA-NAADAC Collegiate Workforce Forum at Marshall University

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) and NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals have joined forces with the West Virginia Bureau for Behavioral Health & Health Facilities in the Department of Health & Human Resources and Marshall University to host a collegiate Workforce Forum on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 to encourage college students to enter into the addiction and mental health workforce. According to The Surgeon General’s Report on... Read More
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Registration Open for 2017 Annual Conference: Elevate Your Practice

NAADAC is excited to announce that registration is now open for the 2017 Annual Conference: Elevate Your Practice taking place in Denver, Colorado on September 22-26, 2017. The 2017 conference program features a broad array of topics and formats. Researchers, clinicians, educators, and students will share their work and progress through keynote and plenary presentations, workshop sessions, and poster papers on the latest innovations, best practices, trends, and issues that impact all... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Thursday, January 5, 2017
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NAADAC Applauds the Passing of the 21st Century Cures Act

President Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law on Tuesday. This critically important legislation provides $1 billion over two years in grants to states for opioid abuse prevention and treatment activities, such as such as improving prescription drug monitoring programs, implementing prevention activities, training for health care providers and expanding access to opioid treatment programs. The bill also creates federal drug courts and programs for alternatives to... Read More
Posted by Kristin Hamilton at Wednesday, December 14, 2016
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Surgeon General Issues Landmark Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health

The United States Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek Murthy, unveiled his office’s long-awaited report, Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health , on November 17, 2016. The report finds alcohol and drug misuse and severe substance use disorders, commonly called addiction, to be one of America’s most pressing public health concerns. Nearly 21 million Americans – more than the number of people who have all cancers combined –... Read More
Posted by Kristin Hamilton at Thursday, November 17, 2016
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Announcing NAADAC Executive Committee

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC is proud to announce that the recently elected additions to the NAADAC Executive Committee have taken office.  Every two years, NAADAC members have the opportunity to select officers who will determine the direction of the Association, and represent their geographical regions on the NAADAC Executive Committee. All NAADAC members are eligible and encouraged to vote for the candidates within their region. All 2016-2018 terms... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Monday, October 24, 2016
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NAADAC's 2016 Annual Conference a Huge Success!

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC's 2016 Annual Conference: Embracing Today, Empowering Tomorrow, held at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis in Minneapolis, MN from October 7-11, 2016, was a huge success!  Over 650 participants attended the five day event, which included full day pre-conference and post-conference sessions, breakout sessions, daily plenary sessions, professional development, networking, exhibits, culture, and community. This year’s... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Friday, October 14, 2016
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NAADAC Announces 2016 Award Winners

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – As part of its National Addiction Professionals Day celebration, NAADAC honors its 2016 Award Winners. This year NAADAC will present awards to four outstanding individuals for their extraordinary service and contributions to the addiction profession and to one outstanding organization for its strong commitment to the addiction professional and to individual addiction professionals. These dedicated addiction professionals and organization will be... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Tuesday, September 20, 2016
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NAADAC Celebrates National Addiction Professional Day

September 19, 2016 For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – With addiction and recovery getting more national exposure than ever before, we pause on September 20, 2016 to celebrate vital players of the health system and continuum of care - addiction professionals. National Addiction Professionals Day will be celebrated on September 20, 2016, as part of National Recovery Month. Started by NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals in 1992, the day was... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Monday, September 19, 2016
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SAMHSA-NAADAC Workforce Development Activities for National Recovery Month

September 1, 2016 For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) have joined forces to strengthen and build the substance use and mental health professional workforce by sponsoring two webinars that will focus on recruitment and retention in the addiction and mental health counselor workforce and four Workforce Forums for freshman and sophomore college/university students about the benefits and... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Thursday, September 1, 2016
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Comprehensive Addiction & Recovery Act (CARA) Passes - Now We Need Funding!

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA - NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is excited and heartened by President Obama's signing of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (“CARA”) into law on July 22, 2016. This is the first time in decades comprehensive addiction legislation has been enacted. NAADAC has spent three years advocating for the passage of CARA with many partner organizations and views the passage of this act as a significant first... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Friday, July 22, 2016
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NAADAC & AAPA Present: 2016 Annual Alaska Training Institute, May 2-3

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA - NAADAC and AAPA, the Alaska Addiction Professionals Association, are pleased to announce the Annual Training Institute on May 2 - 3, 2016 at the Anchorage Marriott Downtown in Anchorage, AK. This annual conference will feature two intensive days of training sessions with national trainers such as Darryl Inaba, PharmD, CATC-V, CADC III, David A. Dickinson, MA, Don Coyhis, Gregory J. Bennett, LAT, Thomas Durham, PhD, LACD, and Cynthia Moreno Tuohy,... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Friday, April 8, 2016
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NAADAC is Moving!

For Immediate Release ARLINGTON, VA - NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is excited to announce that it is moving its offices to a better, brighter location just down the street!  Effective April 8, 2016, our new address will be:   NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals  44 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 301 Alexandria, VA 22314.    Please make sure to update your records! All phone numbers and emails will stay the... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Thursday, April 7, 2016
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NAADAC Applauds Senate Passage Of CARA

ALEXANDRIA, VA –NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, applauds the Senate’s approval of the Comprehensive Addictions and Recovery Act (CARA). The measure, which passed last week by a 94-1 vote, authorizes funding for evidence-based prevention, treatment and recovery programs to help Americans struggling with addiction to heroin or other opioids. The measure now moves to the House for consideration.      “We thank the Senate for acting... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Monday, March 14, 2016
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NAADAC Welcomes Appointment Of Dr. Kimberly Johnson To Serve As Director Of CSAT

ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, applauded the appointment of Dr. Kimberly Johnson to serve as the Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) within the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). “We congratulate Dr. Johnson on her appointment to  CSAT. Her diverse experience will be a benefit to SAHMSA and to the substance use community at large.” said Cynthia Moreno Tuohy, Executive... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Monday, February 8, 2016
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NAADAC & Orion Health Present: 2016 Annual Nebraska Behavioral Health Conference, May 31 – June 2

For Immediate Release ARLINGTON, VA - NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, and Orion Health, in partnership with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Service (DHHS) Division of Behavioral H ealth (DBH), are proud to announce the 2016 Annual Nebraska Behavioral Health Conference: Success, Resiliency, and Recovery , to be held at the Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, NE May 31 – June 2. This annual statewide behavioral health conference will provide... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Sunday, January 31, 2016
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New NAADAC Member Benefit Announced: 50% Off ADAW Subscription

For Immediate Release ARLINGTON, VA - NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is excited to announce a NEW NAADAC Member Benefit ! NAADAC members can now get 50% off a print or digital subscription to Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Weekly a weekly offering significant news and analysis of federal and state policy developments, private sector business developments, research findings, business news, and provider issues and innovations. ADAW is an indispensable resource for... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Tuesday, January 26, 2016
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2016 William L. White Student Scholarship Award Announced

For Immediate Release ARLINGTON, VA - NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, announces the second annual William L. White Student Scholarship Award . This scholarship was created to promote student addiction research and develop the importance of student research projects. The William L. White Student Scholarship Award will be given to one undergraduate student and one graduate student based on an application, academic transcript, three letters of recommendation, and an... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Friday, January 15, 2016
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NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors Now Accepting Applications for 2016-2017

For Immediate Release ALEXANDRIA, VA – NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals is proud to announce the the opening of the 2nd cohort of the NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors (NMFP-AC) for master’s level students in the last year of a graduate program with an addiction/substance use disorder program or track. At least 36 students who commit to working with the needs of transition age youth and/or racial and ethnic minorities post-graduation... Read More
Posted by Jessica Gleason at Tuesday, December 15, 2015
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