Why shopping addiction can be a genuine pathological dependency and how to obtain treatment.
In some cases a period of residential treatment can speed the recovery process. AddictionsUK can help you locate a residential placement.
A growing number of men and women are worried that their pornography habit has developed into an addiction.
Simon Stephens, Director of Case Work at AddictionsUK, talks to Radio Newcastle on the subject of painkiller addiction.
Simon Stephens, Director of Case Work at AddictionsUK.com, talks to BBC Radio Newcastle on the subject of whether drug addiction should be treated as a medical problem or a criminal problem.
Computer addiction symptoms are similar to other established behaviour addictions. If you’re concerned try going 48 hours without it.
Is addiction a disease? Professional opinions vary, but most agree addiction is a physical and mental illness and NOT merely a lack of will power.
If an addict has a family and other responsibilities to care for sometimes they’re not in a position to stay in a residential rehab facility.
Ask yourself these questions.
Addictions UK exists to offer a Specialist Home-based Addictions Recovery Programme.