addiction


China Krys Darrington Interviewed by the “Helping Parents Succeed” Podcast (Part 2 of 2)

The Helping Parents Succeed Podcast Parent Aides, Case Aides, Case Managers, Foster Parents, Attorneys, Therapists, and Peer Mentors… joining together to see families preserved and strengthened.  In each episode, we aim to inform and inspire those who are in the trenches — on the front lines of child welfare. Episode […]

Helping Parents Succeed Podcast - From ParentBase (AZ)

Helping Parents Succeed Podcast - From ParentBase (AZ)

China Krys Darrington Interviewed by the “Helping Parents Succeed” Podcast (Part 1 of 2)

The Helping Parents Succeed Podcast Parent Aides, Case Aides, Case Managers, Foster Parents, Attorneys, Therapists, and Peer Mentors… joining together to see families preserved and strengthened.  In each episode, we aim to inform and inspire those who are in the trenches — on the front lines of child welfare. Episode […]


Survey Finds 29% of College Students Think ADHD Drugs Help School Performance

OCTOBER 19, 2017 BY PARTNERSHIP NEWS SERVICE STAFF A survey of college students finds 29 percent mistakenly think drugs used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) increase school performance. An additional 38 percent are unsure of the drugs’ effects on school performance, HealthDay reports. There is no evidence that stimulant medications such as […]


China Krys Darrington - NEORTC 2017 Trainer of the Year

China Krys Darrington – 2017 NEORTC “Trainer of the Year”

NEORTC congratulates China Darrington who was named the 2017 NEORTC Trainer of the Year by our county training liaisons. China has been a trainer for the OCWTP since 2010. Jodie Hembree had the extreme pleasure of hearing China speak at a Child and Family Leadership event. Jodie approached China after […]


Safe Summit Needle Exchange

Every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Summit County Public Health offers the Safe Summit Needle Exchange, which provides an anonymous, free, safe needle exchange for Summit County residents with substance abuse issues. The program accepts used needles that are secured and safely transported in exchange for new needles. […]


Ohio’s 2017 Opiate Conference (Presentation Materials)

Anyone who was not able to attend this years Ohio 2017 Opiate Conference, please know that they have made all of the presentation material available online. Please take a look and review, download and use the fantastic information. http://www.oacbha.org/ohios_2017_opiate_conference.php The Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities, in Partnership with […]


What Doesn’t Kill You Can Maim: Unexpected Injuries From Opioids

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/04/13/523452905/what-doesnt-kill-you-can-maim-unexpected-injuries-from-opioids April 13, 20171:18 PM ET Heard on All Things Considered MARTHA BEBINGER FROM Lisa, a client at the AAC Needle Exchange and Overdose Prevention Program in Cambridge, Mass. Nearly five years after an opioid overdose she still limps — possibly because of damage the drug cocktail did to her […]