Barry Lessin

    Barry Lessin, M.Ed., CAADC, is a harm reduction psychologist in private practice, working with individuals and families impacted by substance use. His career spans over 40 years as a clinician, drug policy advocate, administrator, educator and researcher. He lives in Dresher, Pennsylvania.

    Teenagers Pathologized by Traditional Addiction Treatment

    When Alice* was 12 years old, her mother discovered some diary entries she had ...