Hosted by COBE and the VA Dept of Behavioral Health (DBHDS), this COBE Substance Use Disorder Conference focused on the science behind the disease. This post is inspired by <a href="http://interventionctr.com/
When those in recovery reference the shame that comes with substance use disorder, I get it. Because as a mom, I got that treatment, too.
I thought stigma was bad with depression until Charles developed a drug habit. Don’t get me wrong, it’s bad with both. Due to lack of understanding and education, both depression and addiction are seen as “weaknesses.”