NAMA Recovery of Tennessee | The Tennessee Statewide & Northwestern Georgia Chapter of NAMA-R

9.24.2013

The 2013 "In My Own Words..." Essay Contest

Celebrate Recovery Month 2013

"In My Own Words..." National Essay Contest


The ATTC Network Coordinating Office, in partnership with Faces & Voices of Recovery, Harm Reduction Coalition, Hepatitis C Association and Help4Hep invite you to share YOUR STORY OF RECOVERY from a substance use and/or mental health disorder while coping with Hepatitis C.

9.18.2013

Road to Recovery: Peer Support - Experience Helps Others

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Peer recovery support in behavioral health is a powerful and essential component of the recovery process. Recently, however, recognizing the importance of peer support has led to more structured and intentional applications of this recovery support approach. For example, many peer "recovery support specialists" and "recovery coaches" have received training on the most effective ways to help peers in recovery.

9.13.2013

PCN-PAC "Private Clinic North Patient Advisory Committee" MEETING

The
PCN-PAC
"Private Clinic North Patient Advisory Committee"
will hold its
Recovery Month Group/Meeting
on
Monday, September 13, 2013
at
11:00am
in the
PCN Group/Meeting Room


*PCN-PAC is an independent, patient-owned, patient-created Advisory and Advocacy Group co-sponsored by Private Clinic North and NAMA Recovery of Tennessee.

9.08.2013

Dr. Jana Burson Knocks It Out of the Park

Dr. Jana Burson Knocks It Out of the Park

in Recent Book


I have never made an entry on the NAMA-R TN Blog specifically to recommend a particular book or other resource, and I am certainly overdue in writing an entry & publishing an update for our readers and supporters (I promise it is forthcoming within the next 6-7 days). However, I picked up Dr. Jana Burson's book, Pain Pill Addiction: A Prescription for Hope, earlier this evening that I ordered some weeks ago but have just been too busy to sit down & have any "me time" during which to enjoy a good book, and I simply could not put it down!