Sunday, October 5, 2008
Recovery and Stigma
Jason Schwartz at Addiction and Recovery News has a similar reaction to the happy spin SAMHSA put on its recent survey:
Addiction and Recovery News: Recovery and stigma
"I'm not sure what to make of the prevention attitudes," Jason writes. "I suspect SAMHSA finds them encouraging, but I assume that they are more symptomatic of the belief that addiction has a lot to do with a person "losing their way", "getting hooked", or falling in with the wrong crowd."