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Austin Eubanks


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Austin Eubanks was a motivational speaker who addressed opioid addiction and his experience as a survivor of the Columbine High School shooting. According to his website he spoke on topics including drug policy, behavior health, addiction, and trauma. He was interviewed by several national print and television media outlets. In 2017 he gave a popular TEDx talk on his experience.

At the age of 17 Eubanks witnessed the deaths of friends and was wounded himself in the 1999 Columbine High School mass shooting. He was prescribed opioids to treat physical pain from his injuries, but soon began using the medication to treat his emotional pain and became addicted. At 29 he completed recovery and became a motivational public speaker with the goal of helping others who turned to substances to cope with their trauma.

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