Washington, DC — Faces & Voices of Recovery is excited to release the Our Stories Have Power Recovery Community Messaging Training DVD. Across our country more and more people are speaking out so that others can get the help they need to recover. We have trained over 3,000 people using our recovery messaging and we’re pleased to offer this new resource that includes a video and support materials to get the word out about the reality of recovery.
The video features trainers Tom Coderre and Betty Currier and recovery advocates from across the country and can be previewed on You Tube.
The DVD includes:
• A 90-minute video explaining Faces & Voices recovery community messaging and examples of how recovery advocates are using the messaging
• A 20-minute “Keys to Successful Interviews” video with tips on how to get your message across in print, radio and TV interviews
• An annotated PowerPoint presentation that can be used to hold recovery community messaging trainings in communities across the country
• All of the supporting documents including personal worksheets
The Our Stories Have Power Recovery Community Messaging Training DVD is available online.
Let's Go Make Some History, Chronicles of the New Addiction Recovery Movement is the acclaimed collection of essays and articles by William White. He is the author of Slaying the Dragon - The History of Addiction Treatment and Recovery in America and has written extensively about recovery advocacy. The book is referenced in the video and is available online.