National Recovery Month homepage

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Website
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

National Recovery Month occurs in September each year. It promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, by spreading the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, that prevention works, treatment is effective and people can and do recover. This webpage contains information and resources to plan and implement Recovery Month events.

About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  News and Entertainment Media, New and Social Media, Communications and Outreach