The Council On Recovery Is A Non Profit Organization

1586 WordsDec 12, 20157 Pages
The Council on Recovery is a Non-Profit Organization which serves the population of people whose lives are affected by addiction, whether it is their addiction or someone else’s. Their mission is “To keep our community healthy, productive and safe by providing services and information to all who may be adversely affected by alcohol, drugs and related issues” (Council on Recovery). To work towards this mission, they offer a wide range of services such as individual and family counseling, case management services, educational and prevention services, community outreach, supportive services as well as screenings for state funded inpatient drug and alcohol treatment facilities. Many of the Council’s employees are based in their main office, but there are also more than 50 clinicians who are based in MHMRA facilities across the city. The Council’s services are divided into four main areas. The first one, Behavioral Health Clinic for Children and Families, includes therapeutic services like screenings and assessments, individual, family and group therapy, play therapy and school advocacy as well as prevention and outreach services like Kids Camp, community education and conferences on topics like fetal alcohol syndrome and keeping infants and toddlers safe. The second area is Substance Abuse Counseling and Assessment Programs which is the largest of the four areas. It includes outpatient treatment and counseling services, OSR screenings for state funded inpatient treatment,
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