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Recovery Month 2018

National Recovery Month. Prevention Works, Treatment is Effective, People Recover. September 2018.

Each September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) asks the nation to observe Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental illness and addictions and to celebrate people in recovery from these conditions.


What is Recovery Month?

Learn more about Recovery Month from SAMHSA.


Recovery Month Luncheon

The National Council for Behavioral Health will be a sponsor of the Annual Recovery Month Luncheon on September 6, 2018.  This event will be help in the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC.

This special invite-only event brings together the leaders and champions of the recovery movement from Federal agencies, national advocates, leading service providers, and businesses to celebrate milestones and explore future opportunities for a more robust movement.

For more information, please contact Yadi Belay (


Sponsorship Opportunities

If you are interested in supporting this year’s Recovery Month Luncheon effort your sponsorship will both reinforces and help further the message that
behavioral health is essential to overall health, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover.

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