On my local radio station, a man claimed to have “banged” three women fresh out of rehab, within days of attending his first meeting.
Category: The Stigma
stories about the stigma associated with addiction, recovery, and motherood
When asked for sober suggestions, you know, things ….
“Drunk,” “junkie”, “crackhead”, “stoner”, “dope fiend”, “pill popper”, and “coke head”. These words used to easily roll off my tongue when I was using.
Addiction does not discriminate. You are fooling yourself if you think not me, or not my kid.
Some people stop using and get everything back, but it doesn’t happen for everyone. That was not my experience.