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AANA Peer Assistance Resource Directory

Following resources are available for helping CRNAs and student nurse anesthetists facing chemical dependency or substance misuse issues. This assistance is also for the families, friends, coworkers, managers, supervisors, or colleagues seeking information or guidance.

Search by State for:

  • State Peer Assistance Advisors
  • Chemical Dependency Programs
    • State Association Peer Assistance Program
    • State Level Chemical Dependency/Peer Assistance Programs
  • State Boards of Nursing

Select a state from the drop down list below, then click search. 

The first step in getting help is to contact your state peer advisor or call the helpline (800)654-5167

North Carolina

State Peer Advisor

Linda Stone, CRNA, MSN
Raleigh, NC 27612
p: 919-250-9740 (W)
p: After 5 p.m. 919-395-2905 (C)

Chemical Dependency Program

Discipline Program for Chemical Dependency     (D)
North Carolina Board of Nursing
P. O. Box 2129
Raleigh, NC 27602-2129
p: 919-782-3211 x283
Web site:

Chemical Dependency Program

Alternative Program for Chemical Dependency     (A)
Kay McMullan, RN, MSN, Director - Compliance
North Carolina Board of Nursing
P.O. Box 2129
Raleigh, NC 27602-2129
p: 919-782-3211 x257
Web site:

State Board of Nursing

North Carolina Board of Nursing
Julia L. George, RN, MSN, FRE, Executive Director
3724 National Drive
Suite 201
Raleigh, NC 27602
p: 919-782-3211
f: 919-781-9461
Web site:

(D) Disciplinary Program 
(State Administration or Recognized)
(A) Diversion 
[Alternative to Disciplinary Program]
(P) Peer Assistance Networking Program (Non-State Administered/Recognized)


Submit Peer Assistance Resource Directory revisions to:

Julie Rice
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001
Phone: 847-655-1114
Fax: 847-692-4317