APT Foundation, Inc. will be participating in The Great Give® 2018, the premiere online giving event for nonprofits in the Greater New Haven region. For 36 hours, starting at 8 a.m. on Tuesday May 1 and lasting until 7:59 p.m. on Wednesday May 2, your charitable donation will make us eligible for thousands of dollars in matching prizes when you give to us through TheGreatGive.org®.
Please visit www.TheGreatGive.org anytime during the 36-hour giving drive, search for APT Foundation and click “Donate.” APT Foundation will be competing for various matching prizes, including most money raised, greatest number of individual donors, and greatest number of new donors. Your donation will assist us by supporting our mission of promoting health and recovery for those who live with substance use disorders and/or mental illness.
OVERDOSE AWARENESS AT THE APT FOUNDATION!
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We provide outpatient and residential substance use disorder treatment, primary healthcare, outpatient mental health treatment services, medication assisted treatment, family counseling services, and adult education & vocational services to all- including women with children and those living with HIV/AIDS.
Our dedicated and compassionate multi-disciplinary treatment team works hard to assure that every client’s recovery experience is handled with safety, dignity, and empowerment. We are committed to providing respectful, individualized, and confidential care to all of our clients and their loved ones. Turn your life around!
PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act)
The APT Foundation is proactively compliant with PREA (the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003) with a policy of zero tolerance toward all forms of sexual abuse and sexual harassment. All incidents of sexual abuse and sexual harassment will be reported and investigated thoroughly. Please click here for further details.
APT Physicians Earn Board Certification in Addiction Medicine
APT’s own Drs. Shi and Tetrault both recently became board certified in Addiction Medicine. They successfully passed the American Board of Preventative Medicine certifying exam and are now specialists in Addiction Medicine in addition to being board certified in Internal Medicine. APT patients and staff alike benefit from their knowledge and experience.
Dr. Tetrault receives Macy Foundation Award
Jeanette Tetrault, MD, staff physician at CMU and Associate Professor of Medicine At Yale University School of Medicine has been received the Macy Foundation Faculty Scholars Award. The award recognizes the work of innovative educators in medicine and nursing. Macy Faculty Scholars are selected for having demonstrated innovation in health professions education and because they…
Dancing Mindfulness Training at APT Foundation
APT held Dancing Mindfulness training for staff the week of September 18, 2017. Staff and patients involved with the training all reported a very positive experience. Dancing Mindfulness groups will be added to all clinic group schedules soon!
APT’s 6th Annual Fundraiser Gala
APT hosted its annual Fundraiser Gala at the picturesque Owenego Inn in Branford on Thursday evening, September 14, 2017. Entertainment was provided by Joni Madden and Andy Cutic and the evening featured live and silent auctions.
APT HOSTS ITS ANNUAL CLIENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARD CEREMONY
On Wednesday, January 11, 2017, APT Foundation awarded a total of $15,000 in scholarships to sixteen recipients at a ceremony held at Gateway Community College. Eight people received scholarships to begin or continue their education at various Connecticut Community and State Colleges and Universities. Four are pursuing certifications in phlebotomy, HVAC and EMT. One…