Navigation Links
Anthony J. Mele, Psy.D., Chief Clinical Officer at Sovereign Health, to Discuss the Opioid Crisis at Addiction Professional Conference
Date:2/10/2017

PHOENIX, Feb. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sovereign Health, a national behavioral health system, is proud to announce that Anthony J. Mele, Psy.D., Chief Clinical Officer of Sovereign Health, will be a guest panelist at the "Driving Community Solutions for the Opioid Crisis," on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. MT at Maggiano's Little Italy. At the conference, organized by Addiction Professional magazine, Dr. Mele will join a panel to discuss how treatment professionals can better work together and become effective change agents for educating the public, as well as helping to bring about a comprehensive prevention and broad-based treatment strategy.

The opioid crisis has become America's No. 1 public health emergency. Treatment professionals are in a position to influence everyday citizens and policymakers alike, but finding the right avenues can be a challenge. At the same time, treatment professionals can struggle with staying up-to-date on the latest developments in America's prescription drug abuse and heroin epidemic.

Continue Reading
Sovereign Health's Chief Clinical Officer, Anthony J. Mele, Psy.D.
Sovereign Health's Chief Clinical Officer, Anthony J. Mele, Psy.D.

Upon attending this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand recent developments in the opioid crisis and its impact on the local community
  • Prepare discussion points to share with the community
  • Explore ways treatment professionals of all types can better work together to ensure a recovery-oriented system of care

Dr. Mele is a licensed psychologist whose contribution to the behavioral health industry over the last 25 years has been instrumental. He earned his doctorate of psychology (Psy.D) at Widener University in Pennsylvania and post-doctoral education and training from several notable institutions, including Harvard and Duke Universities. His clinical expertise includes assessment and treatment of co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders in adolescents and adults. Dr. Mele was with Catholic Clinical Consultants and United Healthcare before his association with Sovereign that dates back to October 2015. Dr. Mele actively supports Sovereign Health's delivery of evidence-based and research-driven clinical programs that have produced outcomes that exceed industry benchmarks. In addition to providing cognitively based dual diagnosis treatment, Sovereign's distinct mental health programs, eating disorder program and trauma-informed approach position Sovereign as a national leader in the delivery of behavioral health.

About Sovereign Health

Sovereign Health's mission is to provide a broad spectrum of high-quality behavioral health treatment services for adults and adolescents, including support services for family members. One factor that differentiates Sovereign from other treatment providers has been the company's ability to offer separate mental health and addiction or dual diagnosis treatment programs at its facilities. For more information, visit www.sovhealth.com.

 

To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/anthony-j-mele-psyd-chief-clinical-officer-at-sovereign-health-to-discuss-the-opioid-crisis-at-addiction-professional-conference-300405742.html


'/>"/>
SOURCE Sovereign Health
Copyright©2017 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved


Related medicine technology :

1. Mylan Appoints Anthony Mauro Chief Commercial Officer
2. AMRI Appoints Anthony J. Maddaluna to Board of Directors
3. Blueprint Medicines Appoints Anthony Boral, M.D., Ph.D., as Senior Vice President, Clinical Development
4. BioLife Solutions Announces the Addition of Jason Acker, MBA, PhD and Anthony Davies, PhD to its Scientific Advisory Board
5. Inhibikase Therapeutics, Inc. Elects Anthony Zook To The Board Of Directors
6. AAVP Biosystems Hires Mark Shapiro, M.D., Ph.D. as Chief Medical Officer
7. Parallaxs Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bob Arnot, to Demonstrate Next Generation TeleHealth Technology at 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference, February 19-23, 2017, in Orlando, FL
8. Future Farm Closes on 15 Acres of Cannabis Zoned Land in Florida and Appoints John Sweeney as Chief Operating Officer
9. LakePharma Appoints Dr. Aaron Sato as Chief Scientific Officer to Lead Its Antibody Center
10. Natera Inc. Announces Appointment of Mike Brophy as New Chief Financial Officer
11. Abpro Expands Senior Leadership Team and Announces Adam Mostafa as Chief Financial Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2017)... 2017   ZirMed Inc ., a recognized leader in ... it has been ranked #1 by its users for the ... 2017 User Survey. ZirMed was recognized as the top-ranked end-to-end ... medical centers over 200 beds and holds one of the ... survey history. ...
(Date:9/13/2017)... , Sept. 13, 2017   OrthoAtlanta has ... the Atlanta Football Host Committee (AFHC) for the 2018 College ... Jan. 8, 2018, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, ... of the AFHC "I,m In" campaign, participating in many activities ... ...
(Date:9/12/2017)... , Sept. 12, 2017  ValGenesis Inc., the ... (VLMS), is pleased to announce the appointment of ... of its Board of Directors and Chairman of ... enables life science companies to manage their entire ... of paper in this process. Furthermore, ValGenesis VLMS ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... The company has developed a ... and regulatory authorities worldwide. From Children’s to Adults 50+, every formula has been ... standard. , These products are also: Gluten Free, Non-GMO, Vegan, Soy Free, ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... The American College of ... Carol Friedman, PhD, FACMI, during the Opening Session of AMIA’s Annual Symposium in Washington, ... In honor of Morris F. Collen, a pioneer in the field of medical informatics, ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... system that we intend to develop to enable prevention of a major side ... severe hearing loss, especially in pediatric patients. For cisplatin, hearing loss is FDA ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... ... HMP , a leader in healthcare events and education, today announced that ... for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare Website.’ Winners were announced during the Eddie & Ozzie Awards ... recognizes editorial and design excellence across a range of sectors. This year’s program included ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... On Saturday, October 21, the Health ... Miles by Moonlight to raise money for the American Heart Association Heart Walk. Teams ... Teams will work together to keep their treadmills moving for 5 hours. Treadmills will ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):