Coaching Overdose Survivors to Avoid the Next One

(By Christine Vestal for Stateline) published June 2, 2017

NEW YORK — Five months into his job at a 24-hour walk-in behavioral health center here on Staten Island, Tarik Arafat has a new assignment. In three weeks, he’ll be on call for a nearby hospital to counsel people who have just been revived from an opioid overdose.  Continue reading article here…

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