Author Archives: MABPCB

CPRS POSITION IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY

EXCELLENT PART-TIME OPENING FOR CPRS IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY – Addictions and Mental Health Center – MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, Olney, MD – 20 hours per week – Mostly Evening Responsible for support services to promote ongoing recovery efforts of patients … Continue reading

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Learn How to Become a Peer Recovery Specialist

MABPCB will be hosting a 2 hour FREE information session for individuals who are interested in becoming a Certified Peer Recovery Specialist. January 30, 2018 from   11a – 1p @ Penn North Resource Center. Click on the flyer for more … Continue reading

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Ethics for Counselors

MABPCB is presenting the seminar Ethics and Culture on January 13, a Saturday, just in time for recertifying CAC-ADs, CSC-ADs, and other interested professionals. The seminar will be held at Mountain Manor Westminster outpatient program and the cost is $80. … Continue reading

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Registered Peer Supervisor Refresher Course

MABPCB is providing a Registered Peer Supervisor 6 hour training course, that will take place on November 17, 2017 at Penn North Resource Ctr.  The training is designed for individuals who currently possess RPS status.  This training is required for … Continue reading

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Prince George’s County Inaugural Suicide Prevention Walk

You are cordially invited to participate in the Prince George’s County Inaugural  Suicide Prevention Walk: Help. Heal. Hope. “A Day of Awareness” on Saturday, October 14th at the National Harbor Bridge Trail. Tracee Wilkins of NBC 4 will host the … Continue reading

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BHA RECOVERY MONTH KICK OFF

SAVE THE DATE! SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 NATIONAL RECOVERY MONTH Join the Behavioral Health Administration in celebrating the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) National Recovery Month, Join the Voices for Recovery, Strengthen Families and Communities Friday, September 8, … Continue reading

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National Conference on Addiction Disorders August 16-20 | Baltimore

National Conference on Addiction Disorders August 16-20 | Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel | Earn up to 26.5 CEs Join addiction treatment and behavioral healthcare professionals of all types working together to Navigate Passages to Recovery. The International Certification & Reciprocity … Continue reading

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New Registered Peer Supervisor Guidelines & Application

New Registered Peer Supervisor (RPS) Application Effective July 1, 2017, all Peer Supervisors are required to meet the new MABPCB Guidelines to become a Registered Peer Supervisor.  Please review the new guidelines carefully before submitting your application RPS 2017 Revised Application

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CPRS Study Guide

A free IC&RC study guide has been added to the CPRS page

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Coming Soon!!!!!

The Maryland Behavioral Health Administration and the University of Maryland, School of Medicine will be offering free, online training for potential Peer Recovery Specialists as well as re-certification training for individuals already working in this field. All of the training … Continue reading

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