I am a health professional

You’ve come to the right place. There are plenty of resources devoted to creating a top quality system of care right here in Stark County. Many of these resources are at no charge to behavioral health professionals. You might be interested in:

Getting a client linked with service:

  • StarkMHAR Care Network »
  • Access to Behavioral Healthcare at Goodwill (for non-linked individuals with Medicaid or no insurance). By calling Access to Behavioral Healthcare, clients can receive an appointment for an assessment, and Access to Behavioral Healthcare will be able to make recommendations on what agency/service is most appropriate for your client. Access can be reached at 330-617-4747. Several StarkMHAR treatment agencies work with individuals without insurance coverage, such as Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health, Crisis Intervention and Recovery Services, Community Services of Stark County, Coleman Professional Services and Quest Recovery and Prevention Services. Their contact information is listed at StarkMHAR Care Network »
  • The Stark County Homeless Hotline (330-452-4363) operates 24 hours per day, referring callers to appropriate shelters and other programs for the homeless or those at risk of homelessness after conducting an initial assessment interview. (Intake 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) Learn more about the Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County »
  • Stark County Child Protective Services serves children suspected of abuse and neglect, 330-455-KIDS (5437). Learn more about Child Protective Services »
  • Opiate Resources Learn more about opiate resources for medical professionals »


Additional Resources

Training Center opportunities »

How do I apply for a Workforce Recovery Scholarship? »

Blueprint for Recovery Oriented Systems of Care »

Trauma-Informed Care »

Cultural & Linguistic Competence in Care »

Transition to Independence (TIP) Model of Care »

Housing First Model of Care »

Health Information Technology »

Electronic Health Records »

Behavioral Health Jobs in Stark County »