Phoenix House President & CEO Howard P. Meitiner is appointed to the Behavioral Health Services Advisory Council by Governor Andrew Cuomo, confirmed by the New York State Senate. As a member of the Council, Mr. Meitiner will advise on matters related to behavioral health service delivery, integration of behavioral health services with primary health services, services to people with co-occurring disorders, prevention of behavioral health disorders, and improvements in care to people with served by the behavioral health system. Congratulations!
The new Behavioral Health Services Advisory Council (BHSAC) replaces New York State’s Office of Mental Health (OMH) Services Council and the Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) Advisory Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.
Phoenix Houses of New York has helped thousands of men, women, and adolescents overcome substance and alcohol abuse in order to lead healthy, productive and rewarding lives. Since 1967, we have been committed to supporting individuals and families by providing a wide range of services, from prevention, early intervention, and treatment to continuing care and recovery support. Our services include treatment for substance abusers with mental health problems and programs for mothers with children, outpatient and residential treatment for military personnel, veterans, and their families, impaired driver programs, and a detoxification program center.
Find out more about the programs and services offered at Phoenix House, or call our toll-free number today: 1 888 671 9392.