Community Health Center
725 East Market Street, Akron, Ohio, 44305
Community Health Center is committed to enhancing the quality of life. We are a leader in providing effective services for compulsive and addictive disorders, health care, life skills development, prevention, housing, wellness and rehabilitation. We believe chemical dependency is a progressive, fatal illness that is highly treatable.
- Case Management
- Vocational Development
- Direct Therapy Program
Residential TreatmentResidential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.
Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)Patients who undergo intensive outpatient treatment continue to live at home and sometimes go to school or work while participating in a highly structured treatment protocol that is focused on ending substance abuse. Programs vary in terms of how much treatment patients receive, how often and for how long. Some facilities design individualized intensive outpatient treatment programs.
- Average Location/Amenities
Meet the Staff
- Robert StokesChief Executive OfficerBob Stokes joined Community Health Center June 2013. He brings over 25 years of experience in healthcare management and treatment services to the agency, including hospital administration at Akron Children’s Hospital and 7 years of executive management, leading regional behavioral health and substance abuse treatment agencies.
- Nancy Jones Keogh, PhDClinical DirectorDr. Nancy Jones Keogh joined Community Health Center in 1996 and serves as the Clinical Director overseeing all behavioral health programs. Her areas of expertise include psychological assessment and diagnosis, treatment of anxiety disorders and addiction treatment. In addition to her duties at CHC, she is in private practice and is a member of the medical staff at Akron General Medical Center and is an adjunct clinical faculty member at The University of Akron.