Candid interview with a Fort McMurray, Alberta man who is homeless and dealing with a drug addiction, talking about the lack of accessible drug rehab programs, a dangerous story of life and death in dumpsters, what it’s like to experience withdrawal, and barriers to treatment. Part of Invisible People Road Trip 2011, a summer’s worth of street interviews with Canadians who are homeless. The short interviews reveal a variety of challenges including mental health issues, abuse, racism, and addictions. Click here for the full series of videos from Canada, and check out blog posts about other mental health issues around the world in the World Mental Health Day blog party.
|Producer: Invisible People||Featuring: Cameron|
|Format: Flash||Date: 01/08/11|
Tags:addiction, brain, CanCon, homeless, housing, mental_health, oxycontin, video|
This post currently has
You can read the comments or leave your own thoughts.
From Psych Central's website:
World Mental Health Day Blog Party, October 10, 2011 | World Mental Health Day (October 10, 2011)
From Psych Central's World of Psychology:
Best of Our Blogs: October 11, 2011 | World of Psychology (October 11, 2011)
Last reviewed: 12 Oct 2011