Author Archives: MABPCB

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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Local Overdose Alert! from MD Hospital Association

DEA Warns of Local Overdose Outbreak   MHA is sending you this alert to notify you of the following message sent just before 2 p.m. this afternoon from the local arm of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency; please forward to … Continue reading

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Listening Session

The Executive Director of the Behavioral Health Administration, Dr. Bazron, would like to hear your thoughts and views concerning the current status of peer support and how we can move forward to sustain, support and expand peer services within Maryland’s … Continue reading

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Changes to Peer Supervisor Requirements

Attention Peer Supervisors,  Beginning January 1, 2017, Approved Peer Supervisors will be required to become a “Registered” Peer Supervisor (RPS).  This entails submitting a Registered Peer Supervisor (RPS) application, a copy of your certificate of attendance for the peer supervisor training, and a $25 … Continue reading

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Studying for the CAC Exam? Read This!

 IC&RC   IC&RC, the world leader in addiction-related credentialing, is making changes to the Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) examination. Since June of 2008, the ADC examination has included a written case presentation where candidates were provided with a case … Continue reading

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NAMI MARYLAND ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2016

The annual conference for NAMI Maryland will be held on October 14th & 15th.  This conference will provide individuals a chance to learn about the latest research & uncover resources that you may not have known were available.  Invitations are extended to individuals … Continue reading

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How a CAC-AD Becomes a CCDC

Some of you have expressed interest in obtaining the CCDC to add to your CAC-AD so you will have reciprocity outside of Maryland. Forms mentioned are on the Certification page. Here is the simple process: Method for a CAC-AD obtaining … Continue reading

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College Addiction Studies Programs via @NIDAnews

Source: College Addiction Studies Programs via @NIDAnews Look here for studies in Maryland!

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A Reminder!

Applications for any credential this board offers only stay open for two years. No renewals. If you are nearing the end of the two year period and have yet to take and pass the exam, please contact the Administrator at … Continue reading

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