News 4: New program opens path to recovery to all Texans

November 5, 2021

Dr. Jennifer Potter, vice president of research, professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, was interviewed by News 4 for a story on Recovery Texas, a statewide substance-use recovery initiative. Richard Hamner, clinical research project manager at UT Health San Antonio, shared his own lived experience with addiction. Watch story

Recovery Texas lifts barriers for Texans seeking help with substance use

September 30, 2021

A new, statewide initiative called Recovery Texas is now available to help individuals struggling with substance use find access to free care. The project, led by Jennifer Sharpe Potter, PhD, MPH, of UT Health San Antonio, was instituted to reach those impacted by the isolation of COVID-19 and the impacts of natural disasters. The project […]