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Texas Association of Addiction Professionals 40th Annual state conference

Paula Heller Garland, State President of the Texas Association of Addiction Professionals co-hosted TAAP’s 40th Annual state conference at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort in San Antonio, Texas in mid-August.  While there, she had dinner with Mackenzie Phillips, actress best known for her roles in American Graffiti and as rebellious teenager Julie Cooper on the sitcom One Day at a Time. Ms. Phillips is now an advocate for addiction recovery.          Met with...

The North Texas Recovery Conference and Film Festival, hosted by Eagle Peer Recovery . . .

Read the NT Daily article about the North Texas Recovery Conference and Film Festival, which is hosted by Eagle Peer Recovery.

Dr. D promoted to Senior Lecturer

Congratulations to Dr. D on her promotion to Senior Lecturer.

CRCC launches new video: The Art of Rehabilitation Counseling

In the July issue of the CRCC Connections News Brief, CRCC announced the distribution of their new video, The Art of Rehabilitation Counseling, which focuses on the qualifications and abilities of rehabilitation counselors and their success stories. This is the first in a series of videos and can be found on the CRCC YouTube Channel.

Appointment Announcement - Martha Garber

Martha Garber has been asked to serve on the stakeholder group to provide input on the development of an electronic transition and employment guide as mandated by HB 617, passed by the 83rd Legislature.  The transition and employment guide will provide information on statewide services and programs that assist in the transition to life outside of the public school system.

Appointment Announcement - Norine Jaloway Gill

Please congratulate our own, Norine Jaloway Gill, who has been appointed to serve on the Employment-First Task Force required by S.B. 1226 by Commissioner Kyle L. Janek.    This task force will help to shape the implementation of the legislation that will impact the future of individuals with the most significant disabilities.  She is an excellent choice for the committee.

Ricco Ethics Award Scholarship Competition 2014

Ricco competition flyer_2014.pdf Case Study_Ricco Ethics Awards Competition 2014.pdf Write an essay on ethics and win a $1000 Scholarship. See attachments for complete details.

White Cane Day - October 2013

  2013 attendees on Denton Courthouse steps.       Adam & his kids, Lydia, Oliver, Barbara & Misty    Adam, Brandi, Barbara & Gordan             Barbara and Brandi Becky French and Roqayah Ajaj

Real Talk about Addiction Recovery

Students in the Department of Disability and Addiction Rehabilitation in cooperation with Enterhealth and The Healing Place invite anyone interested in learning more about addiction and recovery to attend.. . . . . learn more . . . 

PUSH — Persevere UNTil Success Happens — presents at Denton Rotary Club

Four University of North Texas students stood in front of members of the Denton Rotary Club during a regular meeting at El Chaparral Grill on Thursday. Three of the students held black garbage bags . . .