Understanding the Opioid Epidemic

Program Experts Suggest Solutions

Clip | 4m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Experts from the program give suggestions on how physicians should treat patients to prevent new cases of opioid addiction. They advocate for building stronger doctor and patient relationships to find what is best in managing pain. Experts speak about providing easy access to information to patients, parents and teens on how to prevent addiction.

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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