I am proud to say that SMART Recovery Australia has built on our successes of 2017, and have several exciting projects underway as we move into 2019. There are now 294 SMART meetings running across Australia and New Zealand, with 97 of these registered in the 2018 calendar year. Perhaps most exciting is the volume…

This post originally appeared at http://www.williamwhitepapers.com/blog/2018/11/a-recovery-stigma-case-study-bill-white-and-shiv-sharma.html and appears here with permission from the original creators of this content. I regularly receive emails and phone calls that poignantly illuminate the stigma and discrimination people can face as they make the journey through addiction to recovery and a life of purpose and meaning. Drug warrior ideologues have employed manipulative…