Several tribal leaders explore abuse ...

Several tribal leaders explore abuse prevention and treatment.

There are 3 comments on the The Twister story from Jun 22, 2012, titled Several tribal leaders explore abuse prevention and treatment.. In it, The Twister reports that:

Oklahoma has the highest rate of painkiller addiction in the United States, and Native American Indians are among the most at-risk. Absentee Shawnee Counseling Services Executive Director Dan Cross says today's tribal forum on painkiller addiction in Oklahoma City explored prevention and treatment options.

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Oklahoma City, OK

#1 Jun 22, 2012
Yup. It's time to go back to firewater. Alcohol makers happy?

Gadsden, AL

#2 Nov 22, 2012
80% of Indians are alcoholics. National Geographic.

Lame Deer, MT

#4 Feb 4, 2013
They all need to start within their own councils.
We,have too many abusers...running the programs.
They all know how to shift the attention away from what they have done and still punish the ones that don't agree with what they have decided.

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