Alcohol Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County Intensive Crisis Intervention Therapy Associated With Reduced Suicidality In Adolescents By Mike Foley • Dec 9, 2019 Health officials say when a suicidal adolescent cannot safely remain in the community, traditional intervention often involves a lengthy psychiatric hospitalization. Briggsdale Supportive Housing Project Completes Expansion By Mike Foley • May 16, 2019 Community leaders and homeless advocates today celebrated the expansion of a housing development for people experiencing homelessness, mental health conditions, and addiction. Columbus Plans To Distribute Prescription Drug Disposal Bags By Jim Letizia • Jul 18, 2018 The City of Columbus plans to distribute 800 prescription medication disposal bags. Franklin County And Columbus Public Health Plan To Distribute Drug Deactivation Bags By Associated Press • Feb 20, 2018 theoaklandpress.com Franklin County and Columbus Public Health officials plan to distribute bags that deactivate prescription drugs as part of the fight against the opioid epidemic. ADAM Board Approves Plans For Detox Center By Jim Letizia • Jul 20, 2017 library.osu.edu The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County has approved plans for a new drug detox and treatment center. Local Leaders Unveil "Action Plan" To Combat Opioids By Jim Letizia • Jun 22, 2017 The City of Columbus and Franklin County have unveiled a new plan to combat opioid abuse. ADAMH To Distribute Naloxone To Friends And Families Of Addicts By Jim Letizia • Feb 25, 2016 The Franklin County Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board is making free naloxone kits available to the families and friends of heroin addicts.