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Substance abuse council grows.

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has appointed three new members to the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) National Advisory Council. The council advises the secretary of Health and Human Services, SAMHSA's administrator, and CSAT's director on public health matters related to prevention, treatment, and recovery support services. The new council members are Arthur C. Evans Jr., Ph.D., of the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Mental Retardation Services; Carrick Anne Forbes, a recovering survivor of heroin addiction and a student and speaker from Hastings on Hudson, N.Y.; and Peter C. Formaz, NCAC-II, LAC, of Helena, Mont.
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Publication:Clinical Psychiatry News
Date:Mar 1, 2009
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