Internalized Stigma as an Independent Risk Factor for Substance Use Problems Among Primary Care Patients

from RAND Research Topic: Health and Health Care at http://bit.ly/2ynreqP on September 19, 2017 at 09:20PM


High rates of internalized stigma – self-applied negative stereotypes – among primary care patients with opioid or alcohol use disorders were significantly related to greater substance use problems.

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