Kayla is an intern at HealthCity. She is pursuing a master's in public health from Boston University, specifically studying health communication and promotion as well as mental health and substance use.
Women face unique barriers to accessing substance use care. An addiction expert says punitive policies and siloed service models must be reformed.
Tyshaun Perryman saw his own father sent to prison for treatment. The recovery coach told state officials incarceration is not what successful intervention looks like.