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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 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.

Apr 15, 2020

Kathryn Power, Director of Rhode Island’s Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals, visits Kathy and Bob to discuss her role, along with challenges the Coronavirus is presenting the state. Special emphasis is placed on programs designed to protect our most vulnerable populations...

Mar 28, 2020

Stress and Mindfulness

Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling welcome Student Assistance Counselor, Dianne Ferrara, CSAC, LICSW, to discuss how people can handle stress during difficult times. By listening you will also be able to take part in a most relaxing mindfulness exercise.

Mar 20, 2020

Kathy Sullivan, from the Kent County Prevention Coalition, and Bob Houghtaling with the East Greenwich Drug Program, join forces to discuss how issues like stress, Substance Use Disorder along with other mental health conditions are impacted by the Coronavirus epidemic. Special emphasis is placed on providing resources...