Safe Harbor’s Shining The Light

Shining the Light" is a podcast by Safe Harbor of NC, a faith-based ministry dedicated to serving women experiencing homelessness and women seeking long-term recovery.

Breaking the Chains of Stigma: The Power of Recovery Language

In this empowering episode, host Vicki Murray, CEO of Safe Harbor is joined by special guests Chantiza Queen, a Safe Harbor graduate, and Sarah Blanton, Development Director of Safe Harbor. Together, they delve into a crucial topic: the profound effects of stigma-producing language.

Throughout the episode, the guests engage in a heartfelt conversation about how the use of recovery language can empower individuals in need of help to come forward with confidence. They highlight the transformative impact that positive and supportive language can have on individuals who are struggling with shame and other barriers. The discussion explores the consequences of stigma-producing language, which often keeps people trapped in a cycle of shame and prevents them from seeking the assistance they require.

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