Welcome To Matt Peterson
Matt is a highly requested public speaker, author, mentor, counselor and college graduate. Matt is also a recovering heroin addict.
From his addiction to heroin, a countless amount of time in jail, homelessness, attempted suicide and losing his best friend to a heroin overdose, Matt has become motivated and determined to be the voice for the millions of people who struggle with substance abuse who go unheard and unnoticed.
His mission: break barriers, remove stigma and provide information, hope and resources to those with a substance use disorder as well as their friends and family.
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Matt had an accident that opened his eyes to pain pills and later other substances. This is his story.