We must be united in the war against addiction! My mission is to unite organizations,support groups, and everyone else who needs a helping hand. I am here to educate equip and develop a Recovery resource Network. My hope is that everyone gets the help they need and no one is left behind or alone in their fight for freedom from addiction. Join me and lets fight the good fight! Our Philosophy: Instigate, Agitate, Educate, and Liberate!
NAADAC’s Calendar of Events is a marketing tool for the promotion of NAADAC, affiliate, and partner events and webinars. Posting events on the calendar is free and easy to do – just click “submit an event” and fill out the event submission form. Adding your event to the NAADAC calendar has many benefits:
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Apply today and you could receive a tuition stipend of up to $15,000, as well as training, education, professional development, and mentorship from professionals in the field.
To be eligible, you must be enrolled in an Addiction Counseling Master’s degree program or a Master’s degree program in Counseling with an addiction track consisting of 12+ addiction-specific academic credits and a supervised clinical internship and commit to providing at least six months post-fellowship addiction counseling to underserved populations (minority populations, LGBT populations, and/or transition aged youth). Learn more here.
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!).
On the 20th of January, Kemp Chester became the new Acting Director of the Office of the National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) replacing Micheal Botticelli. Acting Director Chester has been the Associate Director for the National Heroin Coordination Group at ONDCP since October 2015.Before moving to the ONDCP, Acting Director Chester was the Senior Director for National Security and Intelligence at a private sector consulting firm in Washington, D.C. Acting Director Chester also served in the U.S. Army for 27 years, including service as the Deputy Director for Intelligence of the Americas Regional Center and Chief of the Office of Counternarcotics Worldwide at the Defense Intelligence Agency.
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
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