Category: National

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 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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