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Mountain Plains ATTC Serves Six States in Region 8

Susan Mickelson - Mountain Plains ATTC 

The Mountain Plains ATTC was established on September 30, 2017, in a partnership between the University of North Dakota (UND) and the University of Nevada, Reno’s (UNR) Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT). This collaboration combines the extensive experience of UND and CASAT team members in working with frontier/rural and tribal populations, knowledge of region-specific health disparities and culture, and proficiency in developing and implementing innovative training and intensive technical assistance (TA) in treating and providing recovery support services for individuals and families with substance use disorders (SUDs) that reflect the Region’s needs. Read More

Faces & Voices of Recovery 


2018 Vernon Johnson Individual Recovery Advocate Awardee

Tonya Wheeler, Executive Director, Advocates for Recovery Colorado 

Faces & Voices of Recovery recently announced Tonya Wheeler, Executive Director of Advocates for Recovery (AFR) Colorado as the recipient of the 2018 Vernon Johnson Individual Recovery Advocate Award. Read More