Press Room

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. 

Narcan use is saving lives, giving second chances

CCAT’s Angie Clark addresses the opiate overdose epidemic and how Narcan is making a difference.

Interact for Health awards $43,000 Grant to support Tobacco-Free Campus Initiative

Thanks to a grant from Interact for Health, the campus of the Center for Addiction Treatment will now be tobacco free. Project 9 Lives will provide support for those staffers trying to quit smoking or using other tobacco products.

Lifesaving Drug Can Prevent Heroin Overdoses

Overdose deaths are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, exceeding even motor vehicle accidents among people ages 25 to 64. Many deaths caused by opioid overdose are preventable if Narcan (Naloxone Hydrochloride) is administered along with an immediate call to 911.