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2017 William White Research Scholarship Topics Announced
NAADAC's William White Student Scholarship Award was created to promote student addiction studies research and help develop the importance of student research projects. NAADAC will award $2000 to one graduate NAADAC student member and $1000 to one undergraduate NAADAC student member with the best research paper on the assigned topic. Recipients will be honored at the 2017 Awards Luncheon at the 2017 Annual Conference in Denver, CO.
For 2017, research papers must be on one of the following four topics:
Recruitment of Young Professionals in the Addiction Profession
Community Mobilization/ Development for Substance Use Disorder
Weds, February 22, 2017 @ 3:00-4:00pm ET (2 CT/1 MT/12 PT)
The NAADAC Code of Ethics is vital to the legal and ethical delivery of services to individuals struggling with substance use and addictive behavior disorders. The Revised Code of Ethics, effective October 9, 2016, is a reliable and credible reference tool that guides and informs services provided directly or indirectly, along the entire continuum of care. Earn 1 CE (free for NAADAC members - join now!).
The 2017 Annual Conference will be held at the Denver Marriott Tech Center from September 22-26, 2017, including pre-conference training sessions on September 22 and post-conference sessions on September 26. Regular conference sessions will take place September 23-25.
Register by February 15th and save $25 by using the codeFEB25.
Children of Alcoholics (COA) Week, celebrated internationally February 12-18, 2017, is a campaign by the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA) to raise awareness of children affected by parental alcohol problems. COA Week celebrates the recovery of the many thousands of children (of all ages) who have received the help they needed to recover from the pain and losses suffered in their childhood, and it offers hope to those still suffering from the adverse impact of parental alcohol and drug addiction through educational programs, proclamations by mayors and governors, poster contests in schools, and radio, television and print media.
Comment on SAMHSA’s Proposed Changes to Patient Confidentiality Law
The Legal Action Center (LAC) has released a template for stakeholders to use to comment on the January 18, 2017 Supplemental Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (SNPRM) issued by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The SNPRM seeks to clarify how lawful holders of 42 C.F.R. Part 2-protected substance use disorder information may disclose that information to their contractors, subcontractors, and legal representatives for the purposes of carrying out payment, health care operations, and other health care related activities. The SNPRM also proposes changes to the notice of the prohibition on re-disclosure. [ More Information ]
Up to 50 % Off NAADAC's Integrating Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorders in February - 18 CEs!
The NAADAC Career Center provides a variety of employment listings at no charge for addiction-focused professionals. If you are looking to find a new career, the NAADAC Career Center can help! Check out our latest listings!