Topic: addiction and the brain
Are Humans “Hard-Wired” for Getting High?
I think the continuing popularity of substance use through the ages is because in practical terms, substances work.
Topics: addiction and the brain, hallucinogens, opioids
Helping Memory-Impaired Clients
Topics: addiction and the brain, assessment, barriers to recovery, consequences, counseling skills
Can Binge Drinking Make You Stupid?
Effects on learning and memory appear particularly important when the drinking occurred during adolescence, an ‘accelerated learning period’ for most of us.
Topics: addiction and the brain, alcohol, binge drinking, disease
Rehab Soundbyte: Flight Delay
Topics: addiction and the brain, detoxification, Rehab Soundbytes, signs and symptoms
My husband quit drinking, but he’s still not himself.
Topics: addiction and the brain, disease, promoting recovery