Addiction to Self-Judgment

?I?m such a jerk. How could I have said that??

Addiction To Venting

"I was up too late with my friend Peg last night," Abigail told me in our phone session. "She was needing to vent. Then I had a problem falling asleep, but at least I was there for her."

Internet Addiction

Many experts have declined to comment on the status of the internet addiction disorder for a long time. It was not really intended to be part of the wide array of disorders that threaten the modern person?s sanity at that time but as move on into the digital era, the very idea of internet addiction as a form of diseases is no longer remote. In fact, many health professionals are now convinced that too much attachment or destructive type of dependency on the internet can alrea...

Treating Nicotine Addiction with Patches

The article talks about the addictive qualities of nicotine. The nicotine content of cigarettes is one of the reasons why smokers have a hard time cutting the habit. Nicotine patches can be used to supply the body with adequate amounts of nicotine to relieve nicotine addiction.

Effects Of Cannabis Addiction

Cannabis is a plant that we commonly call marijuana, ganja in herbal form or hashish in resinous form. It has been commonly used way back prehistoric times. However, its use became prevalent in the 20th century when cannabis was utilized for religious, spiritual, medicinal and even recreational purposes. It was then that its possession, use or sale was prohibited. To date, the use of cannabis for drug use or cannabis addiction remains illegal all throughout the most parts of ...

Relieving Chemical Addictions - With Dietary Supplements

It is not uncommon for those who remain totally chemically free to simply substitute their chosen matter with excessive use of another addictive meaning, such as refined sugar, caffein, or nicotine. The term dependence encompasses almost completely asymmetry and self-destructive behavior. Chemical and codependency tin create an illusory sense of well-being, but in the end, it severely damages physical, emotional, and Negro spiritual wellness. At that place ar underlying metab...

Coping With Drug Addiction In Your Family

Drug Addiction doesn?t happen overnight for the person abusing the drug. Often, families never see it coming. When someone you love begins their long journey down the road of drug addiction, it is a path that seems to have more twists and turns than a rollercoaster. The ups and downs occur every day and seem to be never ending. As a family, you start to doubt anything the family member has ever told you. If anything in your home was ever missing, you suspect they took it. If ...

Gambling Addiction is Hard to Identify!

First we have to know what is addiction. It is a big issue in present era and most of people are suffering from it. An addiction is nothing but only a psychological craze or dependence towards anything specially any activity.

Alcohol Addiction: Who Are The Real Victims?

People often feel sorry for, or angry with, alcoholics. These days, they are starting to realize that people close to the alcoholics are also damaged by their actions.

Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program - 3 Alcoholism Treatment Option Steps

An alcohol addiction treatment program consists of three general alcoholism treatment option steps. These three steps are intervention, detoxification and rehabitation.

RSS Mania Addiction - An Introduction To RSS and the Terminology

This is Part One in a series of articles which will explain RSS and how to build a template file and then how to get your RSS feed out to the world at large. This first part is an Introduction to RSS and what it is. Also short descriptions of various terms in RSS terminology are presented.

Common Symptoms of Prescription Drug Addiction

There are many common signs that people addicted to prescription drugs often exhibit. Prescription drug addiction symptoms are pretty universal, occurring in most addicts, such as an increased tolerance for the drug, and physical dependence on the drug. Treatment can begin once the symptoms are recognized and the addict realizes that he or she has a problem. Kicking a prescription drug addiction can be difficult and painful, but it is infinitely better than a lifetime wasted on drugs.

Addictions Counselor Certification: Why Should I Get It?

Research and clinical practice has demonstrated that co-occurring disorders (addictions and mental health issues occurring together) are the rule, not the exception. This leaves many people who were trained as psychologists, mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists at a great disadvantage, both clinically and professionally. They are at a clinical disadvantage, because addictions counseling requires a very different counseling approach than most counselors ...

Alcohol Addiction and Cirrhosis of the Liver

Article discusses alcohol addiction and cirrhosis of the liver.

Conquer Addiction With Hypnosis

An addiction can take control of a person?s life. For example a successful man who is an alcoholic can lose everything including his business, family and reputation because of the devastating affects of his alcohol addiction. Alcohol is just one of many debilitating addictions that can affect our lives. Others include tobacco, prescription medication, food, recreational drugs or even sex. When a person is under the power of an addiction, that addiction controls their work rel...

Addiction To Numbness

Linda sat opposite me at one of my five-day Inner Bonding Intensives. She had decided to attend the Intensive because her depression, which had plagued her for years, was not being helped by medication or by the numerous forms of therapy that she had tried.

Alcohol Addiction ? What Were You Up To Last Night?

Do you remember what you did last night? And the night before, and the night before that?

Beating an Addiction

The 4 stages of addiction come in to play mainly when you try to change an eating habit or anything that is self medicated

Religious Fanaticism and Poly-behavioral Addiction

Surveys show that religion and spirituality play a central role in the lives of most of the population in human experience. Gallup (2004) found that 59% of adults nationwide say religion is a very important part of their lives. An additional 26% of Americans say religion is fairly important to them. Just 15% of respondents say religion is not very important. About two-thirds of Americans, 64%, belong to a church or synagogue. The religious and spiritual dimensions of culture were found to be among the most important factors that structure human experience, beliefs, values, behavior, and illness (Browning et al., 1990 James, 1961 Krippner and Welch, 1992).

Addiction to Blame

Allen consulted with me because his wife of 18 years had threatened to leave him if he didn?t stop blaming her all the time. He admitted to frequently blaming her in a variety of situations. He blamed her if he thought she made a mistake, if he thought she was wrong about something, if he was feeling alone, or even if he had a bad day at work.

Cannabis Addiction Is Omnipresent

Cannabis a plant, in general terms a drug that has made several addicted. One name many roles, Cannabis is also known as Marijuana. Cannabis makes around 9% of its users addicted to it according to a study in UK. Some researchers claim that 50% of its users have a control over it. Around 70millon Americans have consumed this drug and a population of 2millon use it as a daily drug. Some compare cannabis habits with dependency on caffeine.

Recovery From Addictions, Part 3

People turn to addictions is to avoid the pain of loneliness and fill the empty place inside that really wants to be filled with love. Learn about the beliefs that keep you from accessing the love that will heal addictive behavior.

Most Heroin Addiction Programs use Further Drugs

Learn about effective heroin addiction and help your loved one beat addiction. The right information is the most powerful weapon you have to treat heroin addiction and really get your loved one off drugs.

Signs of an addiction

Addictions come in many forms. It?s important to recognize the signs of addictions in order to seek out help before the problem becomes to large.