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Recovery support organization makes plea on Giving Tuesday

November 29, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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LifeRing Secular Recovery offered this blunt appeal on Giving Tuesday: "LifeRing needs your help, because LifeRing needs money."

FRN Mental Health Outcomes

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HRSA grant will support certification of recovery house managers in Texas

October 28, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Austin, Texas-based SoberHood will receive a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant to establish a training curriculum leading to certification of house managers in recovery residences.

Effective treatment requires seeing the whole picture

October 21, 2016  |  Tom Valentino, Senior Editor
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To offer more effective treatment to patients in recovery, clinicians need to understand how patients arrived at that point, according to a speaker at this week’s Summit for Clinical Excellence.

‘Second’ chances: Actor’s recovery inspires others

October 7, 2016  |  Tom Valentino, Senior Editor
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After the disappointment of falling short of his dream to make the cast of SNL sent him spiraling into a battle with addiction to cocaine and alcohol, Second City actor Tim O’Malley has found a second life on stage, teaching, directing and inspiring others.

Ohio center breaks ground on fourth recovery house

September 22, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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The Pugh, Cinelli, Wang and Gerberry House will be Neil Kennedy Recovery Centers' second recovery house serving women.

Texas university will locate sober housing across from recovery center

September 19, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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Some incoming freshmen in recovery at the University of Texas next fall will have access to conveniently located sober housing and other supports.

Organizations launch awareness campaign during Recovery Month

September 16, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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The Addiction Policy Forum and Faces & Voices of Recovery are highlighting personal recovery stories and innovative recovery support efforts in the Everyday Recovery campaign.

Playing cards offer winning hand for recovery

September 1, 2016  |  Tom Valentino, Senior Editor
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Combining two resources that have helped him stay sober for more than six years, entrepreneur Chris Rosburg has developed playing cards with inspirational messages to help others in recovery.

National recovery home group formally adopts code of ethics

August 30, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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The National Alliance for Recovery Residences (NARR) now has an ethics code that mirrors the objectives of its longstanding operating standard for sober homes.

Spectrum uses innovative data-gathering to evaluate women's recovery needs

August 26, 2016  |  Gary A. Enos, Editor
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A "World Cafe" event has helped Spectrum Health Systems identify women's needs in early recovery, which in turn will shape a strategic planning process for the organization.