January 3, 2019

Tennessee Department of Health to launch hotline to report suspected opioid abuse

Tennessee’s Department of Health will soon have a hotline to report suspected opioid abuse. News4 has been telling you how Governor Bill Haslam has made a […]
January 3, 2019

Top 10 Newsmakers No. 4: Battling the opioid crisis

Posted Friday, December 28, 2018 9:44 am “I have not seen a decline in opioid abuse in the local community,” said Bill Cherry, director of the 10th Judicial District […]
November 8, 2018

Teater: Opioid problem biggest healthcare issue facing America

DR. DON TEATER, M.D. was the guest speaker at the forum on opioids, pain, and addiction hosted by ATS The Bridge at First Baptist on Tuesday […]
September 27, 2018

The State of Addiction and Recovery Services in Tennessee Presentation

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August 15, 2018

Step Forward – Overcoming Drug Abuse


June 26, 2018

Making progress in our fight against opioids

Awareness-Treatment-Sustainability ATS The Bridge‘s mission is to protect our next generation from substance abuse and to prepare them to become responsible citizens. The founders identified three dimensions necessary […]
June 13, 2018

Opioid Addiction: How Did We Get Here? What Can the Church Do?

by Steve Morgan with Reba Terry Media outlets report daily the alarming use and abuse of opioids. On a typical day, nearly 50 Americans die from […]
April 27, 2018

Medical professionals hear opioid updates

Dr. Stephen Loyd BANNER PHOTO, CHRISTY ARMSTRONG Posted Friday, April 27, 2018 10:41 am “We are fortunate to have a very active medical community who strive to continually educate […]
April 16, 2018

Narcotic Abuse Awareness from a 14 Year Old Student

Narcotic Abuse Awareness I have never personally studied drugs or drug addiction. A few months ago our youth pastor had a guest speaker come talk to […]