Articles

October 18, 2017

McShin Academy expanding to St. Joseph’s Villa

Two Lakeside-area nonprofits are partnering to create what is believed to be the first recovery high school in Virginia. The McShin Academy will be a joint […]
September 5, 2017

NEW Partnership with St. Joseph’s Villa

McShin Academy Virginia’s first Recovery High School At McShin Academy, the McShin Foundation and St. Joseph’s Villa combine expertise to create an environment that helps adolescents […]
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.