In recognition of thisyear’s National Recovery Month, staff from PPMC’s Addiction TreatmentServices last month hosted an information table outside the Atwood Cafeteria tospread the word about treatment services offered at the hospital for patientsand their families. A national observance held every September, Recovery Monthspreads the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overallhealth, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and dorecover.
Recovery Monthhighlights individuals who have reclaimed their lives and are living happy andhealthy lives in long-term recovery and also honors the prevention, treatment,and recovery service providers who make recovery possible.
A beacon of hopein the heart of West Philadelphia, faculty and staff at PPMC’s AddictionTreatment Services offer a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services formental health and addiction treatments. Penn Presbyterian’s dedicated staff offerspecialized programs for alcohol and narcotics addition, HIV prevention,HIV/AIDS testing and counseling, family education, anger management and more.
For moreinformation on our addiction services, please call 215.662.8793.