Letter to Editor:
I'm not going to be recommending to our members this "Black Dot" campaign. I find it an illustration of the fact we now have people running these campaigns who have no idea what they're doing because they have not "been there". Alcoholics Anonymous works because they've "been there". Our program works because we've "been there".
If you read between the lines here, you see this is based upon one case where a woman wrote "help me" on her hand. That was a specific one case situation that's now been adapted to this campaign designed to do what? Raise attention and donations for the group starting the campaign to make it appear they're "doing something".
I assure you had this same woman put a "black dot" on her hand - the nurse would have probably said , in …