Co-hosted by

Houston Recovery Initiative,

Houston Recovery Center, and

Greater Houston Behavioral Health Affordable Care Act (BHACA) Initiative,

a program of Mental Health America of Greater Houston and the

Network of Behavioral Health Providers


Please join us for a panel on:


How Medication Fits into the Pathways of Recovery:

A Cross-Training on Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) as an Option for Substance Use Recovery


Friday, April 17, 2015

9:00 am to 11:00 am


Panel Focus Areas: Treatment options (specific medications), support from recovery coaches and counselors, timeframes of treatment, legal considerations, service providers’ acceptance, stigma, real impact and research, long-term effects, and client perspective.


Intended Audience:

  • Houston Recovery Initiative (HRI) participants
  • Traditional mental health providers who have not previously attended an HRI meeting who would like to network more with Houston’s recovery community and/or gain more specific knowledge about MAT pathways to recovery
  • Physicians, physician assistants, nurses, and all those involved in physical health care
  • All those who could possibly play a role in an individual’s recovery



Houston Recovery Center

150 North Chenevert St.

Houston, Texas 77002


1.5 hours of CEU's are available (for licensed social workers, LPC's, LMFT's, and LCDC's).


Click Here To *RSVP:

(*While walk-ins are welcome and RSVP’s are not required to attend the monthly Houston Recovery Initiative meetings please do try to let us know in advance if you plan to join us for this panel event, especially if you wish to receive CEUs.)


Please do plan some extra time for carpooling or street parking nearby as the lot will fill quickly.

Please contact Ashley Ochoa ( with any questions.