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2010 AATOD Richard Lane/Robert Holden Patient Advocacy Award goes to…..

A proud day for anyone involved in patient advocacy!  I am so grateful to Lisa and all she has done and no one deserves this award more!

Richard Lane/Robert Holden
Patient Advocacy Award

Lisa Mojer-Torres, JD

presented during the AATOD national conference 2010
Ms. Torres’ contributions, in her community and nationally, have had an immense impact on awareness of medication-assisted treatment and recovery. She is a tireless advocate for the dignity and rights of people seeking care and in long-term recovery from addiction herself. Ms. Torres is currently the Consumer and Recovery Advocate for New Jersey’s Division of Addiction Services and through this position works to bring the voices of people receiving services into all aspects of the Division’s activities. She has developed and presented trainings to the public that integrate her personal recovery experiences
with the need for transformation of systems of care centered
on the rights and needs of individuals. She sits on many recovery
oriented committees, boards, and has held multiple national advisory board positions.

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