Andrew Kolodny, MD Keynotes Queens Consortium Symposium

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Phoenix House attends the Queens Consortium

The Queens Consortium on Alcohol and Substance Abuse (QCASA) recently held their Sixth Annual Symposium, with Phoenix House Chief Medical Officer Andrew Kolodny, MD as their keynote speaker (at left, with Phoenix House’s Shawn Mason, Community Outreach Liaison/Business Development Manager, also a QCASA board member). The Consortium serves Queens County in collaboration with the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS). Their goal is to promote substance abuse awareness, healthy lifestyles, and social change, addressing issues impacting communities affected by drug and alcohol abuse. Community partners and providers from surrounding boroughs attended the event , which drew close to 250 attendees.

Substance abuse treatment services, education, and awareness are top priorities throughout Phoenix House New York’s continuum of care. Our staffs are dedicated to delivering life-saving programs to those in need. We are advocates of promoting insightful outreach to all the communities we serve.

Phoenix House New York provides a range of programs, including: prevention and intervention; short and long-term residential and outpatient treatment for adults and adolescents; detoxification programs, programs for mothers and their children; programs that serve clients with mental health problems; and support services for substance abusers in recovery.

Find out more about the programs and services offered at Phoenix House by calling our toll-free number today: 1 888 671 9392.

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