Special Dallas TAAP Event – Free Screening of The Connection on Tuesday June 23rd
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The purpose of this event is to expand the participant’s knowledge on evidence based practice of mind-body therapies and the impact on one’s health.
Dallas TAAP is comprised of individuals, addictions counselors, prevention specialists, and other persons who have a direct interest in the field of addiction. Our members are professionals dedicated to the treatment and recovery of individuals and families struggling with alcohol, drugs, and the devastating illness of chemical dependency. Many of our members also serve a clientele that suffer from other addictions as well.
Goals and Objectives: The Dallas Chapter of TAAP seeks to promote the advancement of addiction focused professionals by uniting alcoholism and other addiction counselors throughout the North Texas Region. United we have voice in critical matters relating to our profession, as well as those we serve. By means of legislative initiatives, promotional campaigns and professional networking opportunities, TAAP promotes awareness of chemical dependency issues in Texas. TAAP advocates for standards for licensure and certification of qualified counselors to ensure the competency basis of those who provide chemical dependency counseling.
2.Professional Growth Opportunities
3.Academic Growth Opportunities
4.Business Growth Opportunities
Dallas TAAP Executive Board
Marie Krebs, MS, LPC, LCDC, SRT, CDWF, CCPS – President
Gary Cochran, MA, LPC-S – President Elect
Campbell Counseling Group
Kaye Smith, LCDC – Immediate Past President, Legislative Chair
Community Outreach Specialist
Erin Wysong, M.S. LPC-I, LCDC, NCC, CSAT – Treasurer
Mila Morris – Secretary
Board of Directors
Kris Fleskes, LCDC – Education Chair
- Counseling Associate – Genesis Counseling Associates
Scott Wisenbaker – Website Chair
- Founding Executive Director – Solutions of North Texas
Diane Feffer – Membership Chair
- Marketing Consultant & Publicist – Diane Feffer Consulting
Arthur Palochek – At Large
- Referral Relations – Enterhealth
Heather Wilson, LPC-I – At Large
- Director of Dallas Programs – CARE (Chemical Awareness Resource & Education)
11700 Preston Road, Suite 660 – #229, Dallas, TX 75230
Local Chapters of TAAP
Click on any Chapter Below for More Information on Chapter Events & Activities
- Dallas Chapter
President: Kaye Smith
- El Paso Chapter
President: Armando Salas, Jr.
- Fort Worth Chapter
President: Suzanne Lofton
- Houston Chapter
President: Ellen Kirby Joe
- San Antonio Chapter
President: James Smith
- Waco Chapter
President: Jamie Schmitt
TAAP is the Texas State Affiliate to NAADAC. NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals, is the largest national organization for addiction-focused health care professionals with 11,000 members. NAADAC is dedicated to the professional growth and development of addiction specialists.