Redefining Addiction Stereotypes

Sarah Allen Benton, MS, LMHC, LPC Primary Therapist   The stereotype of the “typical” addict/alcoholic prevents many individuals with addictions from seeking help-as it allows for comparison to the worst case scenario. The media also fuels the stereotype, as many of the movies and stories that portray addicts and alcoholics are often tragic-when the real-life … Continue reading Redefining Addiction Stereotypes