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Mar 25, 2018

Addiction is not a life sentence but family support plays a critical role in recovery. Odyssey House Executive Director Adam Cohen describes to Healthy Mind Matters Host Maria Shilaos how Odyssey House uses a comprehensive approach to address full lifestyle changes. He emphasizes that people get better every day when...


Mar 25, 2018

If you find drugs or drug paraphernalia on your teenager or in your house, it's important to contact your primary care physician for an evaluation. Odyssey House Executive Director Adam Cohen tells Healthy Mind Matters Host Maria Shilaos it's never too early for parents to intervene.


Mar 25, 2018

Depression and anxiety can lead teenagers to misuse prescription opioids and quickly become addicted. Odyssey House Executive Director Adam Cohen describes to Healthy Mind Matters Host Maria Shilaos the signs parents should watch for in adolescents. He also emphasizes it's never too early for parents to intervene.


Mar 25, 2018

The progression of addiction moves much more rapidly in teenagers than in adults. Odyssey House Executive Director Adam Cohen explains to Healthy Mind Matters Host Maria Shilaos how adolescents become addicted to opioid prescriptions and then quickly progress to using heroin.


Mar 18, 2018

Utah is the most user friendly state in the nation when it comes to Naloxone. Healthy Mind Matters Host Maria Shilaos talks with the Director of Utah Naloxone Jennifer Plumb about how easy it is to use Naloxone if someone has overdosed on opioids.