Reading Time: 3 minutes No one wants to be addicted to drugs, alcohol, or any other substance or behavior pattern. Unfortunately now, in our society, we are seeing more and more addicts. The mental health situation has gotten worst since the pandemic and global lockdown. Therefore, it has never been a more suitable time to dive deeper into the […]
Reading Time: 7 minutes “Seeds sown by parents will germinate and grow in the hearts of their children.” (Jaana Uolamo) We all have experiences, which we may label as “problems,” and wonder what we’ve done to deserve it. But what if we looked at the situation from a different perspective, asking what we are learning from the experiences? Would […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Michelle Akin is a life coach who used to think she was no good. Thanks in large part to a 12-step program she realized that she is a product of her environment and is feeling less guilty about acting out. With the help of a supportive community she’s able to get by.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Jessica Katzman is a clinical psychologist who focuses on reducing her patients’ dependencies. Here she explores the genealogy of America’s ideology when it comes to addiction. She also suggests that we should stop judging addicts/abusers and demanding abstinence.