Give me 30 years and I will change your mind:
The work I do all day every day exposes me to a side of the world that is not pretty. At my nonprofit, FAVOR Greenville, we deal with all people in need, including those who are not immediately willing to change and we see the worst aspect of substance use disorder.
We are knee deep in the country's deaths of despair epidemic.
I keep telling my friends, my coworkers and my family:
The Myths Of Rock Bottom and Willingness
My name is Richard Jones and this is my story!
I have been a practicing clinician and clinical manager working in the substance use disorders and mental health treatment industries for over 20 years.