Ever wondered why people spend so much time on social media sites like Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram and many others…
Social media addiction refer to a person who spend too much time using
Twitter, Facebook, and other types of social.
Gambling addiction starts when a person feels that they
can only solve their financial setback by gambling.
Video game addiction is known as a compulsive impulsive use
of video games and/or computer games.
Pornography addiction is known as a behavioral addiction that is described as a growing compulsive action to view pornographic material or content in any form.
Gambling addiction starts when a person feels that they can only solve their financial setback by gambling.
Cell Phone Addiction
Cell phone & text messaging addiction is a new kind of addiction brought by smartphone technology. IM and texting are common among college students.
Social Media Addiction
Social media addiction refer to a person who spend too much time using Twitter, Facebook, and other types of social media, so much that it affects negatively with thier daily activities.
Love addicts, like any addiction, is always in denial about their own behavior. Succumb to their own chaotic world of being desperate for the affection of a person.
Video Game Addiction
Video game addiction is known as a compulsive impulsive use of video games and/or computer games.
WHAT IS AN ADDICTION?
The American Society of Addiction Medicine uses this definition of addiction:
“Addiction is a primary, chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and related circuitry. Dysfunction in these circuits leads to characteristic biological, psychological, social and spiritual manifestations …
… characterized by inability to consistently abstain, impairment in behavioral control, craving, diminished recognition of significant problems with one’s behaviors and interpersonal relationships, and a dysfunctional emotional response. Like other chronic diseases, addiction often involves cycles of relapse and remission. Without treatment or engagement in recovery activities, addiction is progressive and can result in disability or premature death.“
ADDICTION TREATMENT, THERAPY AND REHABILITATION
There are different types of addiction therapy available today as not every treatment will work for every patient.
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