Month: May 2015

Co-morbidities

Another new Page!  This page will be dedicated to addressing the co-occurrence of  other psychiatric conditions with addiction and addictive behaviours. For example, conditions such as post traumatic stress disorder and generalized anxiety disorder and major depression are said to frequently co-occur with addictive disorders. This page will […]

Cognitive Distortions

We have a new page! This page will look at the myriad of cognitive distortions and preservative (and deluded) thinking that appears to be part of the condition of many different addictive behaviours.     So far in this blog we have looked at how altered stress systems […]

Life In Recovery (Part 3)

“This story is only starting to be told. We have much work to do … to challenge the stereotypes of both the general public and our own professionals. Addiction may well be a chronic, relapsing condition but people can and do recover. They can change and that change […]

Life in Recovery Survey for the UK

  Understanding recovery greatly helps with reducing the stigma attached with suffering from an addictive disorder. Please help?   If you live in the UK, are in recovery and have 20 minutes to fill in this very worthwhile survey you can make a difference to how we, as a society, perceive recovery […]

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