Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds October 12, 2018

October 10, 2018

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE SERIES
GRAND ROUNDS
UNM DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
 
Domenici Center for Health Education Auditorium (Room 1220)
Friday, October 12, 2018
1 - 2 pm
 
"Stigma, Recovery, and the Use of Language"
 
Snehal Bhatt, MD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Chief, Addiction Psychiatry
University of New Mexico
 
OBJECTIVES
At the end of this presentation the audience will be able to:
1) Appreciate that remission from substance use disorders is possible,
2) Learn the components of recovery,
3) Appreciate that substance use disorders remain some of the most stigmatized illnesses,
4) Learn how stigma is a barrier to recovery,
5) Recognize stigmatizing language, and 6) Learn what you can do to combat stigma and promote recovery.