Blog Entries - January 2015

SAMHSA releases behavioral health report

Posted on: January 28, 2015 1:00 pm

A new report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) illuminates important trends -- many positive -- in Americans’ behavioral health, both nationally and on a state-by-state basis. SAMHSA’s new report, the

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Clouner leading higher ed initiatives

Posted on: January 26, 2015 10:50 am

New position bridges Ohio State and DFAA Cindy Clouner has a new position that entails working for two organizations: Drug Free Action Alliance and The Ohio State University. Clouner has joined the staff of DFAA as the coordinator of the Ohio College

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Community for New Direction $25 for 25 Anniversary Campaign

Posted on: January 22, 2015 8:00 am
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Community for New Direction $25 for 25 Anniversary Campaign Community for New Direction is celebrating 25 years of service to the Columbus community and is honoring that landmark with an opportunity to invest in the ongoing work of the community-based

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Start Talking! BIZ created for workplaces

Posted on: January 20, 2015 1:00 pm

The State of Ohio has announced a new component of the Start Talking! initiative that began in 2014. Start Talking! BIZ (Business Impact Zone) is aimed at increasing the commitment and capacity of Ohio businesses address substance abuse and addiction in the

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Envision Partnerships new name for veteran provider

Posted on: January 15, 2015 11:00 am

Butler County agency changes name after 50 years The former Alcohol and Chemical Abuse Council renamed itself as Envision Partnerships in late 2014. The agency celebrated 50 years of services with the new name, chosen to reflect its shared vision for

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New Rx drug take-back option on horizon

Posted on: January 13, 2015 11:00 am

Expansion of drop-off sites expected to reduce Rx availability The new regulation from the Drug Enforcement Administration allowing pharmacies, hospitals, clinics and other authorized collectors to serve as legitimate prescription drug drop-off sites will

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