Injecting Advice

Injecting Rituals

Guest writer Jon Derricott. Written on . Posted in .

This presentation on the psychology of injecting rituals and the ways we can use these within our harm reduction approaches was delivered at the HIT Hot Topics conference in Liverpool and at the Harm Reduction Coalition conference. The video was filmed in Liverpool.

Video by: Jon Derricott

Jon is a film maker with a really good understanding of health and social issues. His previous work with Exchange Supplies and work in nursing has given him the ability to connect quickly and meaningfully with a wide range of social groups. He particularly enjoys working non-exploitively with groups that are traditionally stigmatised and marginalised.
Jamie Bridge

You might also like

Overdose Bereavement Support

Written on . Posted in .
International overdose awareness day was two weeks ago, but I’m still thinking though all the thoughts it’s brought up for me. Every year thousands of people die leaving behind family and friends. But what support do drug services give the people …

Flushing Causes Damage

Written on . Posted in .
Anyone who has spent time with people who inject drugs or seen the footage from Avril Taylors study on injecting drug use will know ‘flushing’ is a major issue. But is it something we often talk about? And how can we make people easily understand …

Being Injected By A Partner

Written on . Posted in .
A young woman came into the exchange saying she was having a lot of problems with finding a vein, but during the conversation she mentioned that normally her partner injects her. So what are the health issues around letting someone else inject you…

Images and content © Nigel Brunsdon unless stated otherwise, all rights reserved.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google
Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.