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Dissociation and Addiction: The Dilemma of Emotion

This article is now available in the March, 2014 edition of Sober World Magazine (p. 28). The summary and references for this article is provided below: Here I am observing the occurrence of addiction as both an individual and collective experience.  Addiction can be seen as a cyclical, chronic compulsion overwhelming the psyche to seek and use … [Continue]

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Emotional Estrangement

Emotions are complex experiences that at times overwhelm us. They can bring us to states of joy and happiness, but they can also drop us into states of anger or sadness that feel insurmountable. Many addicts struggle with emotions, and rely on substances to mask or disconnect from emotional experiences. Others turn to substances to induce certain … [Continue]