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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.

Apr 12, 2021

Episode 26: Lucy’s Booth

Sophie Brusini and Michaela Shunney, from ASAPP, meet with Bob Houghtaling to discuss a myriad of issues surrounding self-care. The conversation includes: avoiding toxic positivity, dealing with challenges and accepting your feelings.

Mar 23, 2021

Recovery Friendly Workplaces
with Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling/Prevention During a Pandemic

Jonathan Goyer, Director of the RI Recovery Friendly Workplaces Initiative, joins Kathy and Bob to discuss the important role(s) business leaders can play in supporting employees struggling with Substance Use Disorder....

Mar 16, 2021

Making Things Happen
with Kathy Sullivan and Bob Houghtaling/
Prevention During a Pandemic

Lisa Carcifero, Regional Coordinator for Blackstone Valley’s many prevention initiatives, visits Kathy and Bob to discuss challenges presented during the Covid-19 crisis. Special emphasis is placed on addressing Mental Health...

Mar 8, 2021

Episode 21: Lucy’s Booth
Asynchronous Mondays

Sophie Brusini and Bob Houghtaling discuss Asynchronous Mondays, Mental Health and moving forward. Special emphasis is placed on many of the challenges and adjustments students have been asked to make during the Covid-19 Crisis.

Mar 1, 2021

Episode 20: Lucy’s Booth
Prevention Plus

Kathy Sullivan, Director of the Kent County Prevention Coalition, visits Lucy’s Booth to discuss concerns related to Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Special Emphasis is placed on describing specific programs as well as detailing some of the major issues presenting young...