“Mom, When They Look at Me, They See Dollar Signs”

The offer was too good to resist: Go to rehab for a week, get $1,000 in cash. It was early 2017, and Brianne, a 20-year-old from a woodsy Atlanta suburb, had come to South Florida to leave her heroin addiction behind. At a residential facility called Recovery Villas of the Treasure Coast, she was approached … Continue reading “Mom, When They Look at Me, They See Dollar Signs”