Blog Entries - December 2015

Conley retires; Thompson new OCA director

Posted on: December 29, 2015 2:00 pm

Donna Conley, the first executive director of Ohio Citizen Advocates for Addiction Recovery, has retired after a long and successful career in social services, prevention and recovery. Conley was a behavioral health leader in Madison County for

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ADAPAO moves to e-based communication

Posted on: December 22, 2015 1:00 pm

ADAPAO has discontinued its voicemail line and moved to primarily e-based communications. "The vast majority of our communications occur through e-mail," noted Jim Ryan, ADAPAO executive director. "The funds previously used for the voicemail line

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Wade new clinical director at Summit ADM Board

Posted on: December 17, 2015 4:00 pm

The County of Summit ADM Board has promoted Aimee R. Wade, MSW, LISW-S, OCPS II, to Associate Director of Clinical Services. Wade joined the ADM Board staff in 2010 as the Compliance, Prevention and Training Coordinator. During that time, she was

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Central Ohioans receive national sports and prevention honors

Posted on: December 15, 2015 1:00 pm

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and Major League Baseball Charities presented their sixth annual Commissioner's "Play Healthy" awards in early December. Two Ohioans received the honor. Cameron Justice, a senior baseball player at Dublin Coffman High

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Gresham assumes prevention director position at CND

Posted on: December 14, 2015 5:00 pm

Veteran prevention professional and ADAPAO member Donovan Gresham has been appointed Director of Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Services at Community for New Direction in Columbus. Gresham is an OCPS I and has over 18 years direct service experience

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