S4 E1 | ADDICTION: SUBSTANCE ABUSE


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Calvin & Kent sit down with Hassan F. Abdallah (SAFE Coalition), Melissa Maxwell, Lisa Richardson, & Angus Williams (The Earhart Club) to discuss substance abuse, palliative care, mixing religion into helping addicts, and the current opioid epidemic. (Recorded March 7, 2018)

PANELISTS


Topics Discussed in this Episode:

  • The nature of social work in the world of substance abuse recovery

  • Is marijuana a gateway drug

  • What are the deficiencies in palliative and psychological care 

  • Addressing drug laws 

  • Confronting the opioid epidemic

  • Mixing religion & work into the rehabilitation process

  • Strategies for future care


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