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Recovery Resource Library

Since 2001, Faces & Voices of Recovery has been producing position papers, infographics, reports, toolkits and much more.  Click on the link below to view our publications:

Agency Readiness to Employ Parent Support Providers

National Federation of Families

Posted in: Children & Families

This brief reviews the steps an agency might take in preparation for beginning a parent-to-parent program and hiring Parent Support Providers. As part of the steps, the agency readiness includes developing a structure for the on-going support, supervision and evaluation of the program.TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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American Health Care Act letter from 435 organizations

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy

The undersigned organizations are writing to share our views on the most recent version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA). We are very concerned that the AHCA’s proposed changes to our health care system will result in reductions in health care coverage, particularly for vulnerable populations including those suffering from substance use disorders and…

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An Environmental Scan: Certified Peer Specialists/Recovery Coaches in the Substance Use Disorders Field

Posted in: Peer Recovery Support Services

Since the formation of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) in 1935, and the modern addictions recovery movement, the support of peers has been recognized as an essential part of recovery. As the recovery movement evolved, the role and the competencies of peer providers have been further defined. To some, however, the involvement of peers has not been…

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An Index to Bill White’s Recovery Blogs: 2013-2019

Bill White

Posted in: William L. White Publications

As my long-time readers are aware, I occasionally take breaks from blogging. That time has arrived again.  I encourage you to read any blogs you may have missed in this series. Below is a listing and links to recovery blogs that have been posted to date at www.williamwhitepapers.com.  Thanks to each of you who have…

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Annie E. Casey Racial Analysis

Annie. E. Casey Foundation

Posted in: Race, Ethnicity & Culture

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Asymptomatic transmission of Addiction: The Recovery Antidote

Bill White

Posted in: Recovery Research & Outcomes, William L. White Publications

In the midst of the present coronavirus pandemic, one hears regular reports of people who exhibit no symptoms of COVID-19, but who are capable of spreading the coronavirus infection to others. Asymptomatic (presymptomatic) carriers pose a major obstacle to public health responses to COVID-19—an obstacle underscoring the need for mass testing, tracking, isolation of virus…

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Attitudes Toward Opioid Use Disorder Medications: Results From a U.S. National Study of Individuals Who Resolved a Substance Use Problem

Brandon G. Bergman, Robert D. Ashford & John F. Kelly

Posted in: Opioid Addiction & Recovery

Bergman, Ashford, & Kelly, 2019 (Opioid Medication Attitudes) TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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Attorney Guide to Addiction Medication and Your Client

Legal Action Center

Posted in: Medication Assisted Recovery

Criminal justice and child welfare agencies sometimes require people to stop taking prescribed medication to treat opioid addiction. Often, they do this because they misunderstand the nature of opioid addiction and its effective treatment. The consequences can be devastating, including relapse, overdose, and increased risk of communicable disease. This guide provides answers to frequently asked…

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Attorney’s Guide: Addiction Medication and Your Client

The Legal Action Center

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy

Criminal justice and child welfare agencies sometimes require people to stop taking prescribed medication to treat opioid addiction. Often, they do this because they misunderstand the nature of opioid addiction and its effective treatment. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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Ban the Box

National Employment Law Project

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy

This resource guide documents the states, the District of Columbia, and the over 150 cities and counties that have taken steps to remove barriers to employment for qualified workers with records. A chart summarizing all the policies appears at the end of this guide. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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