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Archive for the ‘News’ Category (29)

High Functioning Addicts

10/02/2019 | category: News

Addiction as depicted through the entertainment industry and often the media is full of stereotypical tropes such as the ‘down and out’ dregs of society, the flamboyant rock and roll fall from grace or else the proverbial ‘rock bottom’ moments. …

Exercise and Addiction Recovery

06/02/2019 | category: News

Addiction recovery typically involves a lot of counselling, self-help support groups and in general a lot of introspection. Introducing physical activity, regular workouts or an entire exercise regime into the efforts of recovery has been proven to have major benefits …

Gambling Addiction

24/01/2019 | category: News

Gambling can be a fun and exciting recreational activity; the nervous anticipation of the next card to be dealt, or rolling the dice, perhaps the heightened enjoyment of a football match on which you have a small monetary stake? What’s …

The Enabler’s Role in Addiction

15/01/2019 | category: News

One of the lesser talked about aspects of addiction is the role of the enabler to the addict. Enabling or empowering refers to a pattern of behaviour a loved one such as a spouse, partner, child, parent, grandparent or close …

How to Avoid a Christmas Relapse

25/12/2018 | category: News

The Christmas and New Year’s holiday season is a happy time to look forward to. A welcome break from the grind of everyday life and a time reflect and to celebrate with colleagues, friends and family. However for those who …

Are you an Echoist?

03/12/2018 | category: News

Defining ‘Echoism’ One particular type of co-dependency that has been gaining more attention in psychology circles in recent years is that of the Narcissist and the Echoist. Whilst the widely known trait of ‘narcissism’ is defined by extreme selfishness, with …

Sex Addiction

26/11/2018 | category: News

Sex addiction is best described as a progressive intimacy disorder characterised by compulsive sexual thoughts and acts. It is not defined by the amount or type of sexual activity involved, but by the particular relationship the person has to compulsive …

Rebuilding Relationships after Recovery

19/11/2018 | category: News

For those struggling with addiction, the road to recovery can be a long and challenging one. First and foremost the individual must take all the necessary steps to get sober. Acknowledgement of the addiction, getting oneself into and completing a …

How To Be A Good Friend To An Addict

14/11/2018 | category: News

Watching a friend who is struggling with addiction can be difficult, overwhelming and heartbreaking. However, the support and guidance of a good friend who can bear such a burden can often give the addict a greater chance of overcoming their …

Loneliness though Addiction, Treatment & Recovery

04/11/2018 | category: News

Loneliness a modern definition: Loneliness is often defined in terms of as the unpleasant experience that occurs when a person’s network of social relations is deficient in some important way. We live in a communication and information age that has …

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