Stigma Resources for the Rhode Island Press and Community

Stigma against people with addictions remains the greatest obstacle to people seeking and receiving help for their addictions.

As part of a three-year campaign to lessen stigma’s effect state-wide, RICARES offers targeted trainings, introductory education, and resources for the press, medical professionals, and the Rhode Island community.

RESOURCES FOR THE PRESS


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Experts List

Open Letter to the Rhode Island Press from the Recovery Community

2017 Associated Press Guidelines

RESOURCES FOR THE COMMUNITY


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Identifying Stigma Checklist

BASIC STIGMA EDUCATION


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“Words Matter” Event Video and Links

RICARES TRAININGS


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       Training for Media Professionals

Training for Mental Health Clinicians and Professionals

Training for Recovery Community and Harm Reduction Organizations