I am very excited about the organization I am contracting with currently to organize the first ever state-wide rally for recovery. Too many people still believe addiction and mental health issues are simply bad behaviors, choices, or moral failure. Those of us who know and understand it is really a brain disease are coming together to speak up. It is time that we END THE STIGMA.
If a diabetic ate too much cake they would still be treated in the ER. And they would not be incarcerated or looked down on by society for their disease.
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