"People here at Interim House call her the miracle child," says Catherine Weigley, an outpatient therapist at Interim House, Inc. She's referring to Pam, one of the program's outpatient clients.
"I learned to respect myself and other people. Interim House made me feel confident about myself and believe that I could achieve anything."
Before Interim House, Lisa had seriously considered killing herself. Addicted to drugs and alcohol, trapped in a bad relationship and diagnosed with HIV, Lisa saw death as the only viable option for herself.