OTPG News Blog2022-02-23T12:59:50-05:00

Opioid Treatment Providers of Georgia News Blog

Opioid Treatment Providers of Georgia is an active community of treatment providers that regularly meet, train staff and keep our eyes focused on the highest levels of professionalism, accountability and transparency. We encourage you to read about what we’re doing to constantly raise the level of service and treatment available to those in need.

Ride To Recovery

Ride To Recovery Taylor Crump | Tri-State Treatment Center Reliable transportation is something that many OTP patients struggle with and worry about. If they don’t have someone to drive them to their preferred treatment facility or do not have the legal documents required to drive themselves, attending treatment regularly can become a burden. Not [...]

By |July 21st, 2018|Categories: News & Updates|Comments Off on Ride To Recovery

AATOD May 2018 Update

Hello everyone! It was so wonderful to see many of you in New York, and I apologize for missing you at the most recent OTPG meeting. I hope this beautiful Spring weather has inspired everyone to do something fun and exciting! Speaking of fun and exciting, how many of you came to the open [...]

By |June 21st, 2018|Categories: News & Updates|Comments Off on AATOD May 2018 Update

An Opportunity for Education and Patient Advocacy

An Opportunity for Education and Patient Advocacy By Ali McCorkle, LPC | DM&ADR I wanted to share with everyone about a recent opportunity to provide training and education to our local police force. As you know, Naloxone is the opioid overdose “antidote,” that we commonly refer to as Narcan. Many of our police officers [...]

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Training, Treatment Insights|Comments Off on An Opportunity for Education and Patient Advocacy

OTPG Welcomes New Partner

OTPG Welcomes New Diamond Sponsor The Anchor Hospital campus of Southern Crescent Behavioral Health System is a 122-bed facility accredited by the Joint Commission that specializes in the treatment of behavioral health and addictive disease disorders for Adults and Older Adults. Anchor is situated two and one-half miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|Categories: News & Updates|Comments Off on OTPG Welcomes New Partner

Senate Bill 88

Senate Bill 88: Our Work Is Not Done On May 4th, I watched Governor Deal sign Senate Bill 88 into law. This signified the conclusion of many months of hard work for the board members of OTPG. And to say the least, it was one heck of a learning experience. After many meetings, presentations, [...]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Newsletter|Comments Off on Senate Bill 88

An Interview with Valentin Bonilla Jr.

Conference keynote speaker Valentin Bonilla Jr. By Brook A. Etherington | Alliance Recovery Center | Decatur, Conyers & Athens, GA. Valentin Bonilla Jr. is a Physician Assistant and a veteran of the medication-assisted treatment (MAT) field with over 40 years of experience. Mr. Bonilla is our keynote speaker at this year’s conference at Lake Lanier [...]

By |September 13th, 2016|Categories: Conference News|Comments Off on An Interview with Valentin Bonilla Jr.
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