Canton Recovery Court Provides Innovative Drug Docket

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Court services began this month; Treatment is key offering of new docket Stark County, OH (Mar. 20, 2017) – Canton Municipal Court and Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery (StarkMHAR) have partnered to bring a certified Ohio Supreme Court Recovery Court model to the area. A specialized drug court docket emphasizing treatment for offenders, …

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BLOG: Opiate and Heroin Epidemic: Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Options are Available Locally

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The opiate and heroin epidemic continues to grow and the number of overdose deaths are climbing each year. More and more Stark County residents are looking for prevention, education, treatment and recovery support options. Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery (StarkMHAR) staff often receive calls inquiring about service options within our community. There are …

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BLOG: Peer Support helps people living in recovery

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An Ohio Peer Recovery Supporter is an individual who has self-identified as being in recovery from a mental illness or substance use disorder. Ohio Peer Recovery Supporters are also often referred to as Peer Support Specialists and/or Recovery Coaches. As Peer Supporters work with peers (or persons in recovery), self-help and mutual support occurs. Peer Supporters …

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BLOG: Apply today for the Recovery Workforce Scholarship!

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If you are a Stark County resident with lived experience interested in working in the behavioral health field, apply today for the $1,000 Recovery Workforce Scholarship! Learn more about the previous Recovery Workforce Scholarship recipient, Robin Logan and apply online today! Applications due August 12, 2016. Apply today Robin’s Story Giving Back to Her Community Robin Logan …

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