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Who is Rehab For?

Who is Rehab For?

… “I used to think a drug addict was someone who lived on the far edges of society, wild-eyed, shaven-headed and living in a filthy squat. Then I became one.” What kind of people go to rehab? Well, it’s pretty obvious isn’t it? Junkies and raging alcoholics,...
Disease vs Moral Model of Addiction

Disease vs Moral Model of Addiction

Considerable research has been conducted attempting to explain the causes of addiction in particular the arguments for both the medical and moral models of explaining addiction. The clear difference between these models are the causes they attribute to drug and...
Shame in the Addiction Process

Shame in the Addiction Process

Frequent connection is made between the role of shame in addiction, eating disorders and co-dependency. Maria’s article on shame and addiction highlights that when the cycle of addiction and self-loathing are acted out without awareness the cycle can never be changed....