Factors associated with perceived stigma for alcohol use and treatment among at-risk drinkers

@article{Fortney2004FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with perceived stigma for alcohol use and treatment among at-risk drinkers},
  author={John C. Fortney and Snigdha Mukherjee and Geoffrey Curran and MA StacyM.Fortney and MS XiaotongHan and Brenda M. Booth},
  journal={The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={31},
  pages={418-429}
}
This study examined the perceived public stigma for alcohol use and treatment among a sample of 733 at-risk drinkers living in the South. Substantial levels of perceived stigma were reported for the community's judgment about at-risk drinking (86.1%), community's judgment about seeking primary care treatment for alcohol disorders (48.9%), community's… CONTINUE READING