Cobb Community Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse (CCAPSA) creates strategic partnerships with individuals and organizations to promote health and wellness within the Cobb County community by preventing the onset of substance abuse. Our Vision is to create a drug-free Cobb County community.
Addressing drug use is something that is never easy for a parent or guardian when it comes to their child. However, with young adults between the ages of 12 and 25 being more likely to use illicit drugs than adults over the age of 26 (youth.gov), it is imperative that parents begin to take preventative… Read more »Read More
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported an increase in teen overdose deaths by 19% between 2014 and 2015. There was an increase in rate from 3.1 deaths per 100,000 teens to 3.7 per 100,000. In 2015, there were around 770 overdose deaths among teenagers between the ages of 15-19 in the United… Read more »Read More
Nicole Tomlinson is a blogger and massage therapist who believes recovering from addiction is an endless journey. Through friends, family and professional help, she has turned her life around and was granted an opportunity to help recovering addicts through pathfindersaz.com She is committed to helping others find peace with their sobriety, as she continues to… Read more »Read More