It all came crumbling down

Aaron's story

The stigma experienced by people who use alcohol and drugs can be an everyday occurrence, and become ingrained. In time, people can begin to apply this stigma to themselves.

The video below shows how self-stigma can become a barrier to recovery from problematic alcohol and drug use.

Helpful links and resources

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Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

DASSA services for people seeking support