Refuge Art Gallery – Found this this morning. I hope that it becomes a place of hope and celebration. This kind of thing simultaneously excites me and gives me a slightly queasy feeling. I worry about these things becoming hubs of patronizing head-patting that end up diminishing faith in the capacity of recovering people to achieve full recovery and participation in community life.
Published by Jason Schwartz
I have been an addiction professional and social worker since 1994. I started blogging in 2005 as the Clinical Director at Dawn Farm. I no longer work at Dawn Farm and am now the Director of Behavioral Medicine at a community hospital, and a lecturer at Eastern Michigan University’s School of Social Work. Views expressed here are my own. Keep in mind that the field, the contexts in which the field operates, and my views have changed over time. View all posts by Jason Schwartz