It’s making headlines. A pamphlet from the New York City Department of Health tells heroin users how to prep and inject the drug. While the brochure also stresses the importance of seeking help and testing for HIV, its how-to guide has roused concern among public officials and treatment professionals alike.
For an expert opinion, New York’s Fox 5 interviewed our new Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Deni Carise, one of the nation’s leading researchers on substance abuse treatment.
Watch the Fox 5 video to see what Dr. Carise had to say about the controversial guidebook.