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National Council Hill Day 2013

Activist Spotlight: Linda Rosenberg on the Excellence in Mental Health Act

Last month, the Excellence Act, which aims to improve and expand mental health care, was signed into law. Linda Rosenberg, president & CEO of the National Council for Behavioral Health, discusses the significance of this historic legislation.

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In The Headlines

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Americans Believe in Treatment, Rather than Jail, for Illegal Drug Use

A new survey shows that a majority of Americans support treatment rather than prosecution for users of illegal drugs such as heroin and cocaine.

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Regional News

middle school kids visit Phoenix House Career Academy

New York

New York City students learned about the dangers of drugs and addiction.
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Texas

The Triumph for Teens Luncheon will be held April 30, 2014 at the Hilton Anatole.
Cypress Run Golf Club

Florida

Cypress Run Golf Club to host celebrity tournament to support Phoenix House Florida.
The highlight of the event was Phoenix House Mid-Atlantic Phoenix Program alumnus, Steve Meyer, sharing his inspiring personal story of recovery.

Mid-Atlantic

The event raised awareness about addiction and substance abuse in our communities.
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California

Music Director John Morabito reveals how musical therapy changes teens' lives.
Rhode Island PBS production No Hero in Heroin

New England

Phoenix House joins in public television report on Rhode Island's heroin epidemic

True Stories

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True Story: Will

“I’m not running away from anything anymore—I’m running towards things, towards my goals. I look forward to challenges in life instead of disappearing into drinking and drugs.”

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True Story: Steve

“I’m able to participate in my life in ways I didn’t think we’re possible. Sure, not every day is sunshine and roses. Life still happens, but I now have the tools and the support to handle it with dignity.”

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