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MAAP 28th Annual Conference

June 26th June 29th, 2018: Strengthening our Roots

Clyde Muse Center - Pearl, Mississippi


 Dear MAAP Member,

MAAP is proud to announce that we finalizing plans for our 2018 Annual Conference!

Our theme this year is STRENGTHENING OUR ROOTS- Counseling Basics

We believe it is so important for us all to pull together and strengthen our support of one another through unity and the basis of who we are, Addiction Professionals, reaching out to hurting individuals, loved ones and family members impacted by addiction. 

MAAP will offer education this year on a wide range of topics presented by outstanding Professionals.  Some of the topics will include Relapse Prevention, Group Therapy Techniques, Outdoor Experiential Therapy, Dual Diagnosis, and Family Therapy which will include a mock therapy session demonstration.   A new addition this year will be a panel of Addiction Professionals that will have a Q and A time. The purpose of the panel will give the participants the opportunity to ask questions concerning counseling challenges in their practice.   

Continuing Educaiton Hours

MAAP Credentials approved for 21.5 Hours

Social Work Ce's approved for 18.5 hours. 

Marriage and Family Therapists CE's approved for 19 hours. 

DMH credentials approved for up to 19 hours.


As always we will have a continental breakfast each day along with snacks during the breaks. Lunch will be provided on Wednesday and Thursday.  Wednesday evening immediately following the last session, we will have BBQ and Blues appreciation dinner with live music from “The Lucky Hand Blues Band” and some outstanding Southern BBQ.  Bring your dancing shoes and allow MAAP to show each of you how appreciative we are to have you as a part of our organization.

More information will be added to the website as soon as it is available.  Please check periodically for nominations for board members and Katherine Turcotte Professional of the Year Award. So put those thinking caps to work and be thinking of persons you would like to nominate.

We could not have a conference without you! SO, MARK YOUR CALENDAR!!!  Register before June 8th, 2018 to receive the discounted early registration prices.

We look forward to seeing you in June!!!


MAAP 2018 Conference Committee


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