Understanding Polarizing Community Perspectives on Harm Reduction Strategies

Stephanie L. Creasy, Jessica R. Thompson, Christina F. Mair & Jessica G. Burke
Introduction: Rural communities face barriers to opioid treatment and overdose prevention including concerns about stigma and lack of harm reduction services. Purpose: The aim of this study was to explore community perspectives and understanding of harm reduction approaches to opioid use and overdose in a high-risk Northern Appalachian case community in Pennsylvania. Methods: A small town approximately 10 miles from Pittsburgh was identified as the community with the greatest predicted probabilities of epidemic outbreak using...
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