*UPDATE: Due to impending inclement weather, Vertava Health’ “Night of Remembrance” at the Nashville Parthenon will take place directly inside the building in the Treasury adjacent to the West Lawn.




DATE: Thursday, August 31, 2017


5pm CST


The Parthenon at Centennial Park

West Lawn

2600 West End Ave.

Nashville, TN 37203



Brian Sullivan

Director of Public Relations

[email protected]

Vertava Health

205 Reidhurst Ave.

Nashville, TN 37203

P: 901.949.7926


Vertava Health to Host “Night of Remembrance” at Nashville’s Parthenon

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 28, 2017) – Vertava Health will host “Night of Remembrance” this Thursday, August 31 at 5pm CST at Nashville’s Parthenon at Centennial Park in honor of International Overdose Awareness Day.

We invite the public to join us as we bring awareness, find solutions and honor those who have lost their lives to overdose. The public is invited to bring signs, candles and pictures of loved ones they have lost. Michael Lohan’s Recover America bus will be on the lawn and open for tours during the event.

The Parthenon will be lit purple Thursday night in honor of International Overdose Awareness Day. Attendees will use the social media hashtag #IOAD17.

The Vertava Health Facebook page will broadcast the event LIVE and a satellite uplink will be provided for networks across the globe should they wish to take shots and audio for their broadcasts taking place during the event. Satellite coordinates, speaker/performer bios, run of show and on-site press instructions are provided in separate documents.

We thank you for your interest and support of this event and hope that you will join us to honor the memory of those we’ve lost.

Speakers include:

John Mabry

Director of Public Outreach

Vertava Health

Leah Festa


Prevention Alliance of Tennessee

Alex Windings


Count it! Lock it! Drop it!

Todd Harrell

Recovery Advocate

Former Bassist for 3 Doors Down

Michael Lohan

Recovery Advocate

Father of Actress Lindsay Lohan

Brian Sullivan

Director of Public Relations

Vertava Health

Jeremy Lister


Kristen Zak

Senior Advisor on Health and Wellness Policy

Office of Mayor Megan Barry




Vertava Health provides the most comprehensive addiction treatment program in the country by going beyond the standard 30-day plan and treating persons struggling with addiction mentally and spiritually to break the cycle of repeated visits to treatment. Utilizing our addiction campus environment we have the depth of caring staff, industry experience and clinical proficiency to effectively treat the disease of addiction for life. Vertava Health’ admissions center is trained to assess and place the client into one of the Vertava Health treatment centers across the country within a one-hour time frame. This speed in service delivery and thorough commitment to the client long term allows the person struggling with addiction to get quickly on the road to recovery and create a life that’s worth living.

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