On The Mic: Tackling addiction issues in Singapore

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LISTEN: Use the player above to hear our full interview with addictions psychotherapist Andrew da Roza

SINGAPORE — In this week’s episode, I spoke with Andrew da Roza, an addictions psychotherapist with Promises Healthcare and chairman of We Care Community Services, about the kinds of addiction seen in Singapore and how they’re treated.

He also addressed some of the myths surrounding addiction and what governments can do to help curb addiction rates in their own countries.

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