Not the Normal Faces of Addiction

There is a specific feel in most messages about addiction and what the addicts’ life is like. It’s filled with despair, a lack of ability to function, damaged relationships, loss of family, work, homes, and life itself. And while these are all unfortunately very…

Psychological Perspectives on Real-World Issues

     Tricia Parido. October 23, 2018      Addiction is characterized by a person’s inability to consistently abstain, presents significant impairment in behavioral controls, is accompanied by cravings (or a strong desire for something), a diminished ability to recognize significant problems with the…