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Drugs Discourse In Denial: Can We Talk About Pleasure Yet? Dayle Stubbs Australian Injecting & Illicit Drug Users League (AIVL)
Why Pleasure? Pleasure is fundamental To the human condition To happiness, to a good life, a pleasant life Pleasure Absence of Displeasure Satisfaction (Martin 2008: 148)
Pleasure in Context: The Dilemma People use drugs because it feels good, but In treatment settings, we must NOT speak of pleasure – we must erase it from memory
Treatment Settings: Silencing Pleasure The Million Dollar Question: “Why do you use drugs?” “Because I like it”
Why can’t we talk about pleasure? Why is pleasure unacknowledged and unexplored in treatment settings? And what are the consequences for that?
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Pleasure As The Missing Link? Could treatment experiences (and outcomes) be improved if we were allowed to acknowledge pleasure?
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