addiction treatment

Mary Jo McMillen, ASUDC

Executive Director

Utah Support Advocates for Recovery Awareness


Mary Jo McMillen is the Executive Director of Utah’s Recovery Community Organization (RCO), known as USARA. With almost thirty years of service as a Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor, Mary Jo is a charismatic leader and tireless advocate for people in recovery in the State of Utah. The following clips are taken from Mary Jo’s interview with “Memo to Self” writer/director Kevin McCauley at her home in Salt Lake City, Utah on August 25, 2015.

PLAY VIDEO: How did USARA begin?

PLAY VIDEO: Why are people talking about recovery?

PLAY VIDEO: Doesn’t talking about recovery break the AA tradition of anonymity?

PLAY VIDEO: The Utah Drug Offender Reform Act (DORA)

PLAY VIDEO: Recovery Culture