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VIDEO 28mins: Barriers to Recovery: Exclusion, Stigma & Discrimination

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society, Human Rights & Justice

Considerable attention is given to addressing the physical and psychological aspects of drug dependence – some suggest it’s a disease called ‘addiction’.

This lecture asserts that the social context is much overlooked, and illustrates how problem drug use is to a large extent a social construct exacerbated by criminalisation, exclusion, stigma and discrimination.

 

If you want to follow the PREZI Slide Presentation used in the lecture (can also be copied and used):

http://prezi.com/p3fuglzqymmg/barriers-to-recovery-stigma-discrimination/

 

 

If you just want the audio of the lecture – a podcast:
http://julianbuchanan.podomatic.com/entry/2011-12-15T16_34_19-08_00

 

 

See on vimeo.com

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