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Each week I interview guests who delve into a myriad of substance abuse, mental health and social justice concerns. Hear some provocative discussions that will hopefully provide an impetus for change and better understanding.

May 28, 2020

Maureen Gouveia, from the Warwick Substance Abuse Prevention Task Force, discusses a number of effective initiatives with Kathy and Bob. Special emphasis is placed on ‘Sticker Shock’ (an initiative designed to reduce underage alcohol use) and Drug Take-Backs with the Police Department.

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May 25, 2020

Dr. James McDonald, Medical Director of Health for the RI Department of Health, speaks with Kathy and Bob about how the Coronavirus Crisis has impacted many around the state. Special emphasis is placed on a rise in opioid related deaths as well as how marginalized populations are being affected.

May 16, 2020

Kathy and Bob speak with nationally recognized Speaker/Educator Matt Bellace, Ph.D., about some of the challenges facing young people, during the Coronavirus Crisis, inclusive of alcohol and drug abuse. Special emphasis is placed on how families are presently under stress and strategies that help navigate...

May 12, 2020

Jessica Ferrol, a State Assistance Counselor, along with High School Senior Kyle Merrit, discuss how students are coping during the Coronavirus Crisis. Special emphasis is placed on youth involved in athletics and how that is impacting their mental health.

May 4, 2020

Much Needed Assistance

Sarah Dinklage, Founding Director of RI Student Assistance Services, discusses how the Coronavirus has impacted youth and families. Special emphasis is placed on creating ways to connect with youth in need during these trying times.