Teri Sforza

OC Register

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Investigative reporter at the OC Register.

Teri Sforza on KCRW

Detoxing from drugs or alcohol is the most dangerous and most expensive phase of rehab. But a third of all California rehab centers aren’t staffed by doctors.

Inside California's rehab industry

Detoxing from drugs or alcohol is the most dangerous and most expensive phase of rehab. But a third of all California rehab centers aren’t staffed by doctors.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Southern California has more than 1,000 licensed rehab centers, and many unlicensed sober living homes.

Investigating LA’s ‘Rehab Riviera’ and the exploitation of addicts

Southern California has more than 1,000 licensed rehab centers, and many unlicensed sober living homes.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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