In the Media

Chittenden Clinic Receives Three-Year CARF Accreditation
June 27, 2017

Howard Center’s Chittenden Clinic at San Remo Drive in South Burlington was just notified that it has been awarded a three-year accreditation—the highest level of accreditation—from CARF International, an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human service organizations. In addition, the Clinic received a three-year recertification from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Read more . . .

Howard Center Staff Beth Holden Offers Workshop at Suicide Prevention Symposium
June 27, 2017

Beth Holden, Associate Director of Howard Center programs for children and families, presented a workshop, “Riding the Roller Coaster: Implementation of Zero Suicide.” The presentation was part of the recent 2017 Vermont Suicide Prevention Symposium, sponsored by the Vermont Suicide Prevention Center. Read more . . .

Talking About Addiction? Word Choice Matters
June 26, 2017

A person who uses drugs or a drug addict? The way we talk about addiction in the age of a nationwide opioid crisis has changed, at least for most journalists. Read more . . .

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