This morning, The Today Show featured our client Emily who bravely shared the story of her addiction to prescription drugs. Now 25, she’s getting her life back on track at our Phoenix House Long Island City Center.
Below is a chronological list of media coverage on Phoenix House since 2005. Any questions or requests for further information may be directed to Karen Sodomick, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, at (646) 505-2093 or via email to email@example.com
FOX 5 News recently interviewed Deborah Taylor, Senior Vice President and Mid-Atlantic Regional Director, and a Phoenix House client for a story about the growing problem of teen prescription drug abuse.
CBS Evening News interviewed Kimberly, a Phoenix House client who developed a prescription drug addiction after being prescribed prescription narcotics following a car accident.
Jack Feinberg, Vice President and Clinical Director of Phoenix Houses of Florida, joined an expert panel to talk about synthetic drugs, where teens find them, how they use the drugs and the risks of taking the drugs.
Prescription drug overdoses are the number one killer of young people. Two Phoenix House clients tell WABC News that they developed addictions to prescription drugs after friends and family offered their leftover pills.