In today’s issue of La Jolla Light, Scott H. Silverman discusses the prevalence and seriousness of addiction. The article, entitled “People in Your Neighborhood,” finds him once again addressing stigma, and the barrier it poses to treatment, saying:
The stigma of getting help, asking for help, the false pride. ‘I need help’ are the three hardest words.
The article also share some background on Scott and discusses his upcoming book, The Opioid Epidemic.