- Community HistoryScience, Medicine, and Technology
- 4.75 hrs.
- Series Statement:
- This series of interviews looks back on Synanon, the first self-help residential community for drug rehabilitation in the United States, which was founded in Venice, California in 1959 and continued through the early 1990s. In the interviews the former residents speak from their own experience in...
- Biographical Note:
- Son of Charles Dederich, founder of Synanon drug rehabilitation program.