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Episode 112: Shane

Season 7 Episode 12

Shane Season 6 Episode 112

Age: 26
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
Addiction: Oxycontin primarily, but also Percocet, Vicodin, Xanax, etc.
What’s memorable: Dude gets HIGH on those pills, man. Can’t even keep his eyes open. The relationship with his addict dad is interesting, how far he went down after his death. Also, the delusions about his Italian ancestry is fascinating. He’s clearly just desperately searching for an identity and has been for a long time.

Official Synopsis: A talented cellist and an aspiring music producer, Shane’s musical aspirations are now out of reach because he abuses prescription drugs and deals drugs out of his grandmother’s house. After injuring his neck in a car accident, he began abusing OxyContin. His father was a drug addict, too, who died from an overdose. Now Shane is following in his father’s deadly footsteps–can an intervention break the cycle?

Original Air Date: January 2010
Interventionist:  Jeff

Categories: Addicted Parent, Death of Loved One, Jeff, Medical Problem, OxyContin, Pain Meds, Percocet/Oxycodone, Season 7, Traumatic Incident, Vicodin


4 Responses to “Episode 112: Shane”

  1. How is Shane doing all these years since Intervention? There are no comments here yet and I couldn’t find any info about him online. He looked and sounded a lot better once he got sober. I hope he has continued to be successful with his sobriety and is living a great life!

    Posted by Hector | December 14, 2017, 7:26 pm
  2. I hate that there are no updates on Shane. I would love to know how he is doing now. I pray that he is still sober and has a happy life. If anyone knows how he’s doing please update us

    Posted by Judith | July 19, 2018, 11:09 pm
  3. Any updates on Shane? Just watched his episode again! Thanks Ramoin!

    Posted by Holly | September 28, 2018, 8:38 pm
  4. Hope that Shane is doing well!

    Posted by Lisa | March 30, 2020, 4:41 pm

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