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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:

Becoming a Medicaid Provider of Family and Youth Peer Support

Center for Health Care Strategies

Posted in: Children & Families

Family run organizations across the country are lead providers of family and youth peer support services. Most are grassroots organizations developed and run by the parents and caregivers of children, youth, and young adults affected by serious emotional, behavioral, and mental health challenges. The mission of most family run organizations includes family support, education, public…

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Behavioral Health Among College Students Information and Resource Kit

SAMHSA

Posted in: Collegiate Recovery Communities

This kit discusses the consequences of substance misuse among college students including the misuse of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. It explores various causational factors such as peer pressure, stress, social norms, and advertising messages TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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Beyond Recovery Exceptionalism

Bill White

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy, Language & Stigma, William L. White Publications

Oppression involves objectification and rendering the targeted person or group as the ‘other.” That distinctive “otherness” is then conveyed in caricatured images that feed stigma, social exclusion, and, in its most extreme form, genocide. The first task of the social reformer is to illuminate the humanity of those objectified and break down barriers between “they”…

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Buddhist Approaches to Addiction Recovery

Paramabandhu Groves

Posted in: Race, Ethnicity & Culture

The wisdom side of enlightenment includes a detailed understanding of the workings of the mind, as well as practices to help move towards enlightenment. Over the last twenty years, the value of elements of this for the treatment of addiction, have begun to be explored in the West. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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By-Laws of People Advocating Recovery, Inc. (PAR)

Posted in: Recovery Community Organizations

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BYLAWS OF MINNESOTA RECOVERY CONNECTION

Posted in: Recovery Community Organizations

This instrument constitutes the Bylaws of Minnesota recovery connection, a Minnesota nonprofit corporation, adopted for the purpose of regulating and managing the internal affairs of the corporation. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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California—Still Dreaming and Scheming

Merlyn Karst

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy, Peer Recovery Support Services, Recovery Community Organizations

I can now add shaking to the mix. Earth— be still. My family and I have returned to California after more than 20 years in Colorado. We returned to familiar surroundings in Southern California.  It also is where I began my journey on the road to long-term recovery. It continued successfully through almost 20 years in…

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Campaign to Protect Patient Privacy Rights

The Legal Action Center

Posted in: Advocacy & Public Policy

The Legal Action Center recently developed and circulated the attached principles on the continuing importance of the federal regulation for the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records, 42 C.F.R. Part 2 (“Part 2”), in protecting the privacy of individuals in substance use disorder treatment. This regulation is particularly crucial in guarding against criminal prosecution,…

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Capacitype Recovery Resource Hub

Posted in: Collegiate Recovery Communities, Peer Recovery Support Services, Recovery Community Organizations, Recovery High Schools

The Recovery Resource Hub is a project of Capacitype & Transforming Youth Recovery dedicated to ending the addiction crisis in our country by providing quick and easy access to information that can transform a struggling life into a thriving life. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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Casey’s Law (Indiana)-Court Ordered Treatment

Description of Casey's Law as Found on Operation Unite Website

Posted in: Legal Issues & Drug Courts

What does this law provide? The act provides a means of intervening with someone who is unable to recognize his or her need for treatment due to their impairment. This law will allow parents, relatives and/or friends to petition the court for treatment on behalf of the substance abuse-impaired person. TweetShareSharePin0 Shares

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