Sometimes all you have to offer a person in deep emotional pain is not enough. It is not enough because of everything that has gone before. The stigma of mental health issues. The discrimination and judgement experienced because here they are presenting, yet again seeking treatment for an addiction.
Sometimes life is simply too hard … In the post that follows the story is about life’s harsh reality for Joe. I hope you will read it through and understand that there are many who struggle with hard judgements, disgust and professionals who give less than their best because sometimes the Joes of our communities are seen as undeserving because of their own poor choices.