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Why Family Matters…for Healing & Wholeness

Why Family Matters…for Healing & Wholeness – A message from The Center from Recovering Families

Many families assume that once their addicted loved one has begun treatment, the rest of the family is just along for the ride, […]

August 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Celebrating Recovery Together

A Message from Mel Taylor
President & CEO, The Council on Recovery
National Recovery Month has arrived–with one of our favorite themes: “Join the Voices for Recovery: Our Families, Our Stories, Our Recovery!” highlights the importance of families, communities, and individuals sharing stories of recovery. Unity […]

August 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Run for Recovery

Come join us, September 25, for the 7th Annual Run for Recovery and be a part of Houston’s largest recovery event! For more information and to register click here.

August 18th, 2016|Blog|
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Addicted to Comedy 2016

Join us for a night of laughter with comedians: Jamie Lissow, Tommy Drake and Kristin Linder! For more information and to register online click here.

 

August 9th, 2016|Blog, Highlights|

An Evening with Ryan Leaf

An intimate evening with Ryan Leaf – recovery advocate and former NFL QB. Ryan will share his story of recovery and discuss the importance of community. Click here for more information and to register.

August 4th, 2016|Blog|

Back to School – Are You Ready?

It’s hard to believe the summer is coming to an end.  As we enter August we are bombarded with ads and reminders that school is about to resume, and what we need to do to prepare.  But preparing for school is about more than buying […]

August 2nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Back to School Tips for Parents

By Zainab Ntaamah, CRF Adolescent Social Work Intern 
Back to school. These three words can bring feelings of elation, doom, anxiety and excitement for parents and students. Whether your child is in middle school, a freshman, or an upperclassman, having their […]

July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Talking Can Teach Teens Crucial Skills

Talking with teens is more than just a chance to catch up, or to investigate what they are doing in their free time. Talking provides an opportunity to teach important life skills–at a crucial time in a teen’s brain […]

July 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|
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2016 Fall Luncheon with Lynda Carter

The Council on Recovery is so excited to announce that singer, actress and supporter of numerous charitable causes, Lynda Carter will be speaking at our 2016 Fall Luncheon on Friday, October 28, 2016. Click here to purchase your sponsorships, tables, and seats!

June 28th, 2016|Blog, Highlights|
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Youth Mental Health First Aid Training & Back to School CEU Workshop

Thursday, August 4 – Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to young people showing signs of a mental illness or crisis, and connect them with the appropriate professional, peer-based or self-help care. Friday, […]

June 28th, 2016|Blog|

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