Resources for Recovery Programs & Systems FAQs
I suspect that the methodology for measuring success was far too narrow. Focused entirely on crime, they missed a host of other gains from participation in treatment.
A criminal defense attorney complained to me that his clients didn’t begin to take things seriously until the second or even third offense.
Nurses and doctors experience the same feelings about homeless alcoholics they see in the ER every Saturday night.
The larger issue is that most drug pricing is still market-driven, or as my endocrinologist puts it, “they charge whatever they can get away with charging.”
So if… the real problem at this late stage isn’t the lack of a plan but the absence of motivation to implement it– then what’s in the way?