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September 6, 2016

NPR: Building a Recovery High School in Central Virginia

Four hundred youth between the ages of 15 and 24 died from opioid overdoses in Virginia between 2010 and 2014, according to data from the Virginia […]
September 6, 2016

Richmond Times Dispatch: Understanding addiction is key to lowering deaths, societal costs

Stas Novitsky thought moving 600 miles away would help him resist the urge to use heroin. It didn’t.
September 6, 2016

NBC12: Recovering heroin addict says he wants to help other students

He was Deep Run High school’s class president, a soccer stand out, and upon graduation… a drug addict. Stas Novitsky says his addiction developed shortly after graduation, which […]