Recovery to Practice
The goal of the Recovery to Practice grant program is to support the dissemination of Recovery to Practice curricula across the fields of psychiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, peer support and addiction counseling in Texas.
The Hogg Foundation has awarded $1.2 million in grants to support six organizations in their ongoing work to infuse the Recovery to Practice curricula across the six behavioral health professions in Texas: psychology, psychiatry, psychiatric nursing, peer support, social work, and addiction counseling.
The grantees will implement and build upon the best practices of the national Recovery to Practice development process. The curriculum includes comprehensive, discipline-focused training on recovery-oriented principles and practices.
- American Psychiatric Nurses Association Texas Chapter (Garland, Texas)
- Mental Health Resource of Texas/Via Hope (Austin, Texas)
- Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (El Paso, Texas)
- The University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work (Arlington, Texas)
- The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (San Antonio, Texas)
- University of North Texas, Department of Disability & Addiction Rehabilitation (Denton, Texas)
In 2009, SAMHSA funded the development of the Recovery to Practice curriculum across five mental health professional organizations: the American Psychiatric Association, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, the Council on Social Work Education and the InterNational Association of Peer Supporters. NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, was brought into the initiative one year later. The overarching goal of Recovery to Practice is to advance the implementation of recovery-oriented practice among behavioral health practitioners through participation in comprehensive discipline-specific training.
The RTP curriculum development and piloting was a five year process that used SAMHSA’s definition and 10 components of recovery as the foundation.
Questions: Contact Stephany Bryan, Program Officer and Consumer & Family Liaison
The Hogg Foundation supports community efforts to build resilience and improve mental health in environments where people live, learn, work, pray and play.
$1.2 Million in Grants Awarded to Advance Recovery to Practice (RTP) in Texas
This grant announcement details how each of the six grantees plan to use the Hogg Foundation funding.
Recovery-Oriented Approach to Substance Use
One of the Recovery to Practice grantees is the University of North Texas (UNT), Department of Disability and Addiction Rehabilitation. Program coordinator Carrie Breedlove, MS, LPC, joined us on the podcast to discuss how to bring evidence-based recovery principles to the field of substance use.
$567,000 to Strengthen Recovery to Practice
This blog post provides an update on the six grantees and details how they plan to use the additional funding from the Hogg Foundation.
The Practice of Recovery
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association Texas Chapter is integrating and promoting recovery among organizations throughout Texas.
Calling all psychologists to join the recovery to practice movement!
Read reflections on the American Psychological Association (APA) Convention and the role of recovery in psychology.