Barriers and Solutions for Women’s Treatment and Recovery
Friday, July 17, 2020
10:15 – 11:30 AM – PT
Tania Bhattacharyya is the Executive Director of New Directions for Women, Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit providing sustaining support in the form of specialized treatment services for the next generation of women and families transforming their lives from addiction to recovery. Tania has eleven years of experience developing public relations campaigns in the behavioral healthcare space, managing fundraising activities including grant writing and special events, and working with women in recovery as they transition from patient to alumna. Understanding the importance of collaboration, she has forged relationships with other nonprofits and behavioral healthcare organizations to provide creative solutions to the co-occurring issues of addiction, and domestic violence in women. She has served in leadership volunteer positions within other organizations in the recovery sector including Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS) and has done volunteer committee work for the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP). Tania holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Social Behavior from the University of California – Irvine.