You may check out TikTok to get a laugh, learn a new recipe, or catch up on the latest makeup trend. However, a bereaved grandma and mom uses the platform to raise awareness about a much more serious topic.
Teresa Carreon has experienced the tragedy of losing her daughter and unborn grandson to a drug overdose. She is now using TikTok to raise awareness about the realities of substance use disorder and to prevent future overdose tragedies.
On this episode of Grieving Out Loud with Angela Kennecke, hear Teresa’s story and what she is doing to navigate life and help others heal through her journey.
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Teresa Carreon is a loving mother of six and a proud grandmother to her grandkids. Despite the heartache of losing her daughter and grandson to addiction, Teresa remains steadfast in her commitment to breaking the stigma surrounding this disease. As a dedicated caregiver to her family, she uses her experiences to raise awareness and fight for a brighter future for those affected by addiction.