WISC-TV Editorial Director Neil Heinen discusses Recovery Foundation mission and workings with founder Shelly Dutch, President Ken Klinzing and recipient Dexter L.
By the time Cassie Nygren was halfway through high school, she was taking Oxycontin on a daily basis. It helped her fill the void she felt after giving her daughter up for adoption, and she told herself as long as she wasn’t using heroin, she was fine. “I felt numb, and I liked it,” she said.
Collegiate Recovery 101 UW–Madison has resources to help students struggling with substance abuse — but advocates hope to do much more.
Michael Sears Neuropsychiatrist Dami Salami (left), medical director of the repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation program at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, says rTMS has been successful in treating depression. With Salami is Yagna Pathak, an rTMS technologist and researcher.