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Opinion: Holidays can be a time of renewal for those suffering from addiction

December 28, 2018

My mission is to provide hope. I am just like many of you. I am a person who is healing, and I too have some tough days. I am an overdose survivor. I also know that I had to overdose in order to start my life over again.

The holidays are both tough and an opportunity for people with the disease to take stock and begin treatment.

Now is the time.

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Amy Parker, Peer Support Recovery Specialist, BrightView
Amy Parker is a Peer Recovery Support Specialist and Outreach Manager at BrightView
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