Confidential CEO on The Opioid Matrix Podcast to Discuss Overdoses and Decriminalization
In this episode, Scott discusses the opioid epidemic and the 400+ deaths a day that are happening, which motivated him to write The Opioid Epidemic.
Scott discussed the current treatment paradigm which needs to be updated because after the 28 day "isolated residential process," the patient typically returns to their home environment, resulting in a 95% relapse rate.
This episode also covers:
- Scott's story with substance abuse
- How and why he wrote the book: The Opioid Epidemic
- How decriminalization can have unforeseen ramifications
- How the U.S. opioid epidemic has changed since he published his book
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