Tag: addiction

Posted in Alcoholism

Carrying on a tradition that went back to his dad and the dad before

http://bit.ly/2ElRd5X John was brought up by an alcoholic father “who was carrying on a tradition that went back to his dad and the dad before”….

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Posted in Addiction

Addiction | Psychology Today New Zealand

https://www.psychologytoday.com/nz/basics/addiction Addiction is a condition in which a person engages in the use of a substance or in a behavior for which the rewarding effects…

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Posted in Addiction

Drug therapy important for preventing relapse into substance abuse – not a crutch

Dr. Willenbring is especially distressed about patients who are treated for opioid addiction, then relapse in part because they are not given maintenance therapy with…

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Posted in Addiction Sexual Abuse

Is sex addiction real?

“It’s not about the kind of sex you have, who you have it with or even how often you have it,” explained certified sex addiction…

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Posted in Addiction

What Is Successful Addiction Treatment?

Let’s take a look at what it means to have an effective treatment outcome in terms of addiction. The primary goal is usually abstinence or…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse Therapy

#MIsery #Sex #Addict ?

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/love-and-sex-in-the-digital-age/201709/what-is-it-be-sex-addict Michael started looking at pornography when he was 11 to escape the dysfunction of his chaotic home life, sometimes “borrowing” his father’s dirty magazines,…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Facebook groups exploiting addiction to sell services

https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/21/17370066/facebook-addiction-support-groups-rehab-patient-brokering Laurie Couch first joined the Affected by Addiction Support Group, a closed Facebook group with 70,000 members, she felt a sense of belonging. Here…

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Posted in Better Blokes

Be smarter, more empathetic, and have better relationships

But first, a question for you: Would you like to be smarter, more empathetic, and have better relationships? The majority of you would probably say yes. What…

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Posted in Psychology

Core pathway 24 to 48 hours after overdose.

It’s based off of a U.S. model that has shown success in getting current users into treatment and getting them clean on the other side….

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Posted in Psychology Sexual Abuse

#New #Zealand #woman’s #story #sex #addiction

Stuff.co.nz: A New Zealand woman’s story of sex addiction. https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/love-sex/96839707 As a result, sex therapists tend not to talk about sexual “addiction”, says Dr. Karen…

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