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Addiction Research

Keep up to date on the latest addiction science & research.

Process Addictions

Addiction can exist without physical dependence: “Complicating matters, physical dependence is not necessary for the notion of addiction to apply. For example, upon stopping, pathological gamblers w…
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Denial

Addictive Thinking It doesn’t matter what you are addicted to – you will have ‘Addictive Thinking’ (Twerski, 1997). This addictive thinking tends to be informed by: Denial Rationalisation Proj…
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Patterns of Drug Use

Drug use exists on a continuum (Abaninsky, 2004) from non-problematic to highly problematic use. A substance use problem may be said to exist when the client experiences any kind of difficulty related…
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