For more than a decade, Karen has been researching and writing about drug trafficking, drug abuse, addiction and recovery. She has also studied and written about policy issues related to drug treatment.

Karen in Methamphetamine
December 26, 2017

Drug Trend Reports for California Offer Good News and Bad News

Lower numbers on recent reports on drug use trends make it look like Californians are on a health kick. But it’s not time to celebrate yet, become some dangerous drugs are making a comeback.


Karen in Drug Rehab
November 8, 2017

California Tackles Problems with Opioids and Methamphetamine

Both California voters and elected officials are trying to work out how to address the problem of drug use and addiction in the state. What steps are really needed?