Save the Date! 2019 Conference on Opiates & Addiction

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The 2019 Conference on Opiates & Addiction will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at First Christian Church from 8:00am-4:30pm. This year’s theme is “Partners on the Path to Recovery: How everyone from doctors to detectives are promoting progress in Stark County.” More information and registration coming soon!

AWARDEES RECOGNIZED AT JUNE 5 LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST

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HOPE, CIT Awards recognize people, organizations, law enforcement advancing behavioral health in Stark; Keynote addresses gratitude as a workplace engagement, retention strategy Stark County, OH (June 6, 2019) – Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery (StarkMHAR) presented five HOPE Awards and two Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Awards to honor local people, organizations and law …

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STARK PARKS, STARKMHAR ENCOURAGE SELF-CARE LIFESTYLE WITH NEW MINDFULNESS WALK AT PETROS LAKE PARK, OPENING JUNE 1

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Stark County, OH (May 21, 2019) – While many might anecdotally report that walking is a good stress reliever, Stark County will soon have a trail dedicated to offering people the opportunity to practice mindfulness, or the “non-judgmental awareness that comes from paying purposeful attention to the present moment,” as it is clinically described, while …

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2019 CIT Award Nominations

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The Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Awards honor people who are advancing best practice in encounters involving people who may be struggling with substance abuse and/or a mental illness. The CIT awards recognize those who are making a significant positive impact in Stark County efforts to use de-escalation techniques in crisis situations improving the safety of …

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