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  • Jon-Erik grew up way too fast. “I had a good home and supportive parents,” he says. “But by fifth grade, I was hanging out with high school kids, drinking and smoking pot.” Over the years, Jon-Erik’s drug use escalated to painkillers and heroin, costing him jobs and destroying relationships. “I...
  • Albert had a happy childhood, playing the sports he loved. “It was a good life,” he says. “I played baseball and soccer all through school.” Then, when he was 16, he experienced a disappointment in his athletic career – one which set him on a path of self-destruction. “I played soccer for the...
  • Victor began selling drugs when he was 17, started using cocaine at 21, and was a heroin addict by 23. “Then I lost my job,” he says. “I was still selling drugs, but sometimes I didn’t have enough profit to buy them for myself, so I started robbing people.” One night, Victor overdosed, and he...