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How stigma is killing people with Dr. Nzinga Harrison

Angela Kennecke talks with Dr. Nzinga Harrison about how stigma is killing people with addiction because it prevents them from getting help. Dr. Harrison is working to change the conversation around substance use disorder and encouraging it to be treated like any other disease. In this episode of Grieving Out Loud, she shares a new approach to those who suffer from addiction which involves compassion and support. 

Angela Kenncke, Dr. Nzinga Harrison

Dr. Harrison is the Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of Eleanor Health, whose mission is to help people affected by addiction live full, healthy lives. She was also featured in the documentary, Tipping the Pain Scale.

Find the podcast Dr. Nzinga Harrison discusses in this episode of Grieving Out Loud here – In Recovery with Dr. Nzinga Harrison.

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