Treating an Epidemic During a Pandemic by Theresa Collinson April 22, 2020 There is a group of people that are accustomed to getting very little attention and the coronavirus epidemic has been no different. People suffering with opioid use disorder or any substance use disorder have been left one of the most vulnerable populations during […]
South Philadelphia made national news yesterday by becoming the first of its kind in this country to pass and secure a site for safe injection. As a therapist, facility director and person in recovery not only have I earned the right to weigh in on this controversial topic but I feel a sense of responsibility to speak for Directions Outpatient as well as my recovery community.
In case you missed it, we held our Open House yesterday. It was wonderful seeing old faces and welcoming new ones. Thank you all for dropping by and visiting our family, we’re so thankful for such a great turnout!
Many people have this idea that the city is “worse” than the suburbs when it comes to drug use…