Overcoming the Stigma of AddictionChoosing to enter addiction treatment is difficult. It takes determination and humility admitting that a person needs help with their recovery really isn't easy. Recovery from addiction, however, really is something that works best when completed in a rehab setting, with other people there to support and nurture the recovery process. It's not as simple as one day making a decision to stop using drugs. If that were the case, addiction wouldn't be as big as a problem as it is today and relapses wouldn't happen as frequently as they do. Often, the stigma of addiction prevents someone from receiving adequate treatment. Because an addict, or even the family of the addict, is apprehensive about opening up about their addiction, or admitting that there is a problem, attending rehab, especially inpatient rehab (which has...
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