The Local Lens
The Local Lens
Mar 9, 2022
Someone Who Knows - Brenda Drennen from Shepherd's Shelter/Ross Rehab
Play • 29 min

The Local Lens is a public health podcast going inside one community's experience with the drug epidemic. Everyone in the town of Stanton, KY sees this drug issue differently from each other, either because of their personal lives or professional roles. This show aims to showcase those different perspectives by having honest, in-depth interviews.

This week, our guest has seen addiction in her personal and professional life. She currently works in Shepherd's Shelter/Ross Rehab as the in-house nurse practitioner. She is also a mother to three children who have all struggled with addiction.

Brenda Drennen is truly someone who knows addiction. She knows the weight it has on people effected by it, she knows the health implications, and she knows how necessary it is to receive quality care.

These are our people, using our voices, telling our stories, because no one sees it like we do.

Hear our other episodes at Shepherd's Shelter:
People Change
The Natural Progression of a Rehab

Contact Shepherd's Shelter/Ross Rehab:
Phone: (859) 498-7111
Address: 236 Bridgett Dr, Mt Sterling, KY 40353

Keep up with The Local Lens on Facebook, Instagram (@thelocallens_podcast) or on their website.

The Local Lens is sponsored by Kentucky Opioid Community Healing (from the Kentucky Rural Health Information Organization) and Powell County CARES (from the Powell County Health Department).

Find Powell County CARES on social media:
Instagram: @powellcountycares

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