Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

"Dealing with Addiction"

Clip | 15m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

Jennifer Weiss-Burke speaks about her son Cameron a high school wrestler who became addicted to painkillers after a sports injury. She gives insight on treatment of addiction, advice on how to talk to your kids, where and when to seek help.

Aired: 01/17/18

Rating: TV-PG

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Funding has been provided by BlueCross BlueShield Association and the Brain Research Foundation.

Community Engagement Toolkit


Community Engagement Toolkit

The community engagement toolkit can be used by public television stations or interested organizations to broaden the reach of the television program Understanding the Opioid Epidemic. Use the toolkit as a guide to hold public or targeted screenings and discussions and educate young people.

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