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NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- (www.cedarrecovery.com) -- Cedar Recovery, LLC, a leading provider of outpatient addiction treatment in Tennessee, is pleased to announce its selection by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to be a participant in the Value in Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Demonstration (ViT) initiative.  Cedar is 1 of 61 total participants selected from applicants across the country.  The initiative is a four (4) year demonstration program designed to increase access to opioid use disorder treatment services, improve physical and mental health outcomes, and to the extent possible, reduce Medicare program expenditures for applicable beneficiaries.1    

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanderbilt University Medical Center is actively enrolling volunteers in an ongoing clinical treatment study for adults with COVID-19. While there is very little good that can come from contracting COVID, helping us identify safe and effective medications could be a huge positive for anyone who qualifies for the study.

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NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Practitioners in the fields of mental health, substance use disorder, and related disciplines have a new, trusted resource for professional development opportunities including certificate programs, interactive online workshops, and continuing education (CE) classes with the just-announced USJT Trailblazer Series, powered by Newport Healthcare.

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HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn., April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acadia Healthcare, a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services, and The Jason Foundation, Inc. (JFI), a nationally recognized leader in suicide awareness and prevention, today jointly announced that they have expanded their offerings by opening 15 Community Resource Centers (CRCs). Acadia Healthcare became affiliated with The Jason Foundation in 2013 to provide educational materials and programs to patients, families, and communities.

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn., March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Odyssey Behavioral Healthcare ("Odyssey") is pleased to announce the addition of virtual intensive outpatient treatment to Toledo Center for Eating Disorders. Developed to meet demand in Ohio, the program leverages multiple technologies to bring evidence-based therapies, meal, and nutrition support to individuals while allowing them to continue to live with their local support system.

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Social Work Month is celebrated annually in March to honor this critically-needed profession that helps people break down barriers and achieve optimal living. Social workers are trained professionals who specialize in improving the quality of life and well-being of others. We do this through direct practice, crisis intervention, research, policy, advocacy, social justice and more. In the last year, social workers have become especially prominent in supporting families through the COVID-19 pandemic and in advocating for racial justice in the U.S.