Causes & Risk Factors for Addiction – Part 2

                                     Risk Factors for Addiction We all know that many people can drink, or gamble, or play computer games and never become addicted, while others do.   So what is it that makes some people develop an addiction while others … Continue reading

How To Change Our Behaviour

To change our behaviour we have to make a decision. Nothing about what we do will change, until we make a genuine, committed decision to change.  Before we can decide to make that change, something, or someone, has to make … Continue reading

Observations from the Front Line: Working with addiction

Many times I’ve seen people with a drug overdose being dumped in the parking bay of hospitals where I’ve worked. That is really being on the front line of working with addiction. Sometimes their lives can be saved, but sometimes not.  … Continue reading