It is now time to make your fourth entry in your Integration Journal B for Assignment 4. For more details, see your Assignment File.
Integration Journal 8: Gender-Based Stigma—Compounded Shame for Women.
Unfortunately, stigma is inextricably intertwined with substance use in society in general. However, some populations experience compounded stigma due to their age, gender, or race. For example, as a result of gender-based stigma, women’s access to services and options for treatment is reduced. In this integration journal, by utilizing the readings from this lesson, write 500–600 words describing and discussing the issue of gender-based stigma in the substance use field.