© 2021 WOSU Public Media
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Barriers To Addiction Treatment

OxyContin pills are arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vermont.
Toby Talbot
/
AP
OxyContin pills are arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vermont.

People struggling with opioid addiction are not monolithic - they come to their addiction from many different places.

How they manage addiction in recovery differs as well. There are conflicting views of how to treat opioid addiction, from medically assisted treatment to a 12-step program.

Coming up on All Sides With Ann Fisher: The debate over medically assisted treatments and traditional 12-step programs.

Guests:

If you have a disability and experience difficulty accessing this content request an accommodation.