DEBUNKED Episode 2: Myth, 'Good People Like Me Don't Become Addicted'

Mar 11, 2020

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Our second episode focuses on debunking the myth that "good people like me don't become addicted to drugs." It features guest Michelle Chapoose who is a member of the Tribal and Rural Opoid Innative and the tribal liaison coordinator from the Tribal Opioid Resource Center in Roosevelt, Utah; Dr. Christina A. Porucznik, an associate professor and associate division chief for education in the division of public health; and Jay Hymas of Clear Recovery Cache Valley.   

We discuss physiological and environmental causes behind addiction, including the interplay of environmental and internal processes as causes for addiction.