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Addictions, Causes and Control

Addiction or compulsion, both can be a devastating problem, but one is due to substance abuse and the other quite often caused by anxiety related problems. The unfortunate symptoms of addiction are the fact that whatever the cause is, it completely takes over the sufferers life. When controlled by alcohol or drugs the afflicted person’s […]

Using CBT As an Effective Means of Addiction Counseling and Therapy

Life is not always a bed of roses. There are times when we have to face many challenges, trials and tribulations. This makes the task of facing up to life rather tough and challenging too. Sometimes these challenges are in the form of addictions that people contend with and find it very tough to come […]

Addiction Isn’t All In You’re Head

Traditionally, much discussion about addiction causes and the treatments has centered on the mind. The weak-minded and weak willed were more likely to become addicted, and treatment required a strengthening of mind and will. Somehow, it’s the addicts fault – whether the object of addiction is drugs, alcohol, smoking food, sex, gambling or any other […]