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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 25, 2021

Connecting with Youth
with Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling/Prevention During a Pandemic

Amanda Slocum, Student Assistance Counselor, at Tollgate High School, discusses her role as well as a number of the challenges young people have faced during the Covid-19 Crisis. In addition, special emphasis is placed on how she...

May 18, 2021

Lindsey Miga, a student at East Greenwich High School, visits Prevention During A Pandemic to discuss her Senior Project which centers on Mental Health. Special emphasis is placed on the results of a student survey as well as ideas that create opportunities for young people to reconnect after...

May 17, 2021

Episode 29: Lucy’s Booth
The Starfish Circle

Lindsey Miga shares the results of a survey she conducted while working on her Senior Project regarding Mental Health. Sophie Brusini and Bob Houghtaling join the conversation which also addresses solutions for alienation, community engagement, and the importance of...

May 11, 2021

A Wealth of Information
with Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling/Prevention During a Pandemic

Shannon Spurlock, Director of Training, Technical Assistance and Capacity Building for the RI Prevention Resource Center, joins Kathy and Bob and shares how her work supports local communities. RIPRC helps provide technical...

May 4, 2021

Involved in Many Ways
with Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling/Prevention During a Pandemic

Sheri Shunney, parent, educator and valued community member, visits Prevention During a Pandemic to discuss her involvement in the Town of East Greenwich. Special emphasis is placed on challenges presenting parents, her work...