Addiction(s) · Alcoholism · Drugs · Eating disorders · Gambling

Recovering from Addiction

Alcohol. Drugs. Food. Gambling. Nicotine. Sex. What do these six things have in common? They are all prevalent addictions. Addictions cause us to repeat behaviours that are harmful to us. We crave the object of our addiction and cannot control the impulse to partake in it. Addiction is a devastating illness. Most addictions have negative… Continue reading Recovering from Addiction

Addiction(s) · Gambling

A client’s view of gambling addiction counselling

An inside peek into the steps and process for beating gambling addiction. This case study illustrates the threefold approach to creating a successful outcome for ‘David’, an anonymous portrayal of a client’s addiction, treatment, and counselling. The Client David was 38 years old when he came for counselling. He was a senior manager at an… Continue reading A client’s view of gambling addiction counselling