Connection: The Opposite of Addiction
Join Jennifer and Kristin as they talk about why the answer to all addiction is connection. Seeking healing through connection is the answer for us in this tech connected and online world. The need for treatment programs to tackle digital media addiction is starting to take off and it is long overdue. Jennifer explains how a new kind of addiction treatment is what will move us through our collective and individual pain in 2020 and beyond.
Jennifer Nicolaisen is the co-founder and Executive Director of SeekHealing, an Asheville-based non-profit pioneering a novel protocol for treating addiction and fighting the opioid overdose crisis. Her approach to helping individuals by first addressing addiction as a community disease is grounded in harm reduction and the importance of recognizing connection as a basic human need.
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