Author Archives: MABPCB

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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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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