Welcome to my portfolio, which includes some of my favorite articles from The Washington Post, TIME, The Columbus Dispatch, The Detroit Free Press and The Post, Ohio University's independent student newspaper. Clicking on the images will direct you to the article's original URL or PDF.
Jennifer Kostoff had been in a heroin rehabilitation program for a little more than a week when a routine blood screen showed she was pregnant. Caregivers told her she would have to leave. She could be a liability.
In two dozen of the nation’s largest cities, fentanyl is becoming a major part of the national opioid crisis
Each day, Perteria Allen walks her grandson through his morning routine — but it doesn’t always work perfectly.
The epidemic of prescription opioid painkillers, heroin and resulting accidental overdose deaths can be just a faraway headline — someone else’s tragedy, or something you’re completely unaware of — until you’re on the other side of it.
A survey from the Public Children Services Association of Ohio found that in 2015, nearly half of children taken into state custody had parents who were using drugs.