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For Immediate Release
June 16, 2010

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Virginia Campbell
(585) 395-2754
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The College at Brockport’s Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Studies Program Receives National Accreditation

College is one of just 15 to be accredited by NAADC

Press Release Photo College's Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Studies Program receives NAADAC accreditation.

Brockport, NY—The Department of Health Science at The College at Brockport has achieved accreditation from the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) for its Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Studies Program. The College at Brockport is one of just 15 colleges and universities across the nation to receive this status.

“This accreditation reflects the hard work and dedication of all the faculty and students at Brockport and is a significant distinction for our program and College. We are honored to be recognized by one of the leading national organizations in the profession of addictions counseling,” reports Associate Professor of Health Science Gary J. Metz, coordinator of the Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Studies Program.

The College at Brockport’s Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Program received the New York State Institute for Professional Development in Addictions Award for Excellence in Addictions Education in 2007, and also received renewal this year as an education and training provider for the New York State Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Credential, which is awarded by the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.

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