The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), announced on 12/22/2011 a "new" working
definition of Recovery from Mental Disorders and Substance Use Disorders, it is as follows:
A process of change through which individuals improve their health and wellness,
live a self-directed life, and strive to reach their full potential.
With this definition of Recovery in mind, the mission of this Web site is:
1) To provide help & hope to Pharmacists & Student Pharmacists seeking recovery.
2) To provide support & a network to Pharmacists & Student Pharmacists in recovery.
3) To provide a network to Pharmacists & Student Pharmacists assisting those in recovery.
4) To provide a network to Pharmacists & Student Pharmacists providing "Substance Use" education.
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Salt Lake City, Utah June 2015
Inaugural APhA Institute on Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies
This site was initially launched on 9/6/2003,it was relaunched on 10/15/2012
About this site:
This site is a work in progress that started in 1996 as a "hard copy" directory of Pharmacists Recovery Network Information. I apologize if there are any informational mistakes, but I can only go with that which has been sent to me. If there are any edits that need to be made, please send them to:
Charlie Broussard RPh, MEd, FAPhA at: BroussardC@aol.com
This Website is funded by
the Editor so that it can remain autonomous from any
sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution.