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The Recovery Month team shares the latest news and announcements related to increasing awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders.

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Contest winner announced
The 2016 International "In My Own Words..." essay contest winners are announced (PDF | 178 KB).

Ramstad/Kennedy Award
Cassandra Price selected as the Ramstad/Kennedy Award for Outstanding Leadership 2017 honoree (PDF | 123 KB).

Addiction Medicine recognized
In 2016, the American Board of Medical Specialties formally recognized Addiction Medicine as a new subspecialty. Today, medical professionals react.

Stylebook clarifies language
The new AP Stylebook declares “addict” should no longer be used as a noun. Read the Undark.org article about the change and what language experts have to say.

Last Updated: 06/16/2017