SAMHSA has posted an Executive Summary of the August 2022 Recovery Now! Summit that the agency hosted for 200 in-person and virtual participants to collaborate on the Office of Recovery’s National Recovery Agenda. Representatives included persons with lived experience of mental health or substance use challenges and recovery, substance use preventionists, harm reductionists, treatment and recovery support providers, researchers, staff of federal and state partners, and other allies. Several team members from the Peer Recovery Center of Excellence were in attendance and helped facilitate conversations.
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