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The (Ohio) Senate Report: November 9-13, 2015

Senate members listen as recovery experts talk about the opiate addiction epidemic here at home.

Ohio lawmakers argue Good Samaritan law can save addicts' lives

Despite surge in heroin deaths, state slow to adopt protections for 911 callers reporting overdoses of fellow users.

Sheriff unveils plans to create medical detox unit at Hamilton Co. Justice Center

The Hamilton County Justice Center could become one of the first jails in the state to allow inmates who are chronic heroin users to detox from the drug with medical help.

Drugs suspected as cause of stabbing

A man accused of stabbing a woman in the face may have been under the influence of illegal drugs, authorities suspect.

Mom accused of robbing store pleads for treatment

Woman claims wait for treatment facility led to her further legal troubles.


Drug treatment agency to build West End facility

The Center for Addiction Treatment plans to build a $3.7 million outpatient facility on its campus in the West End.


Treatment Center Adding Outpatient Facility

With heroin abuse reaching epidemic levels in the Tri-State, one of the largest local treatment organizations has a new plan to help addicts.

Dr. Deborah Frankowski, M.D. joins CCAT staff as full-time medical director

Dr. Frankowski, a board certified physician specializing in addiction medicine, brings her expertise in evidence-based best practice treatment to CCAT’s 1,500 patients per year.

CCAT helps "tiniest addicts" - Maternal Opiate Program Special Report

The maternal opiate program provides an opportunity to prevent harm to the smallest victims of opiate dependency. The maternal opiate program is a collaborative effort between multiple non-profit organizations dedicated to the treatment of women, their developing children, and the benefit of the community.

CCAT launches Free Recovery App for iPhone and iPad

Tracking your recovery just got easier. The Center for Addiction Treatment has created a mobile app meant to put recovery within closer reach.