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What is Video Game Addiction?

The ultra lucrative video game industry is perpetually releasing more complex, realistic and compelling (enthralling for many) video games have been strategically designed to capture and sustain the attention of increasingly sophisticated and able gamers.  The nature of these video games seems, for many to generate an increased compulsion to relentlessly engage in game play […]

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Seattle Teenage Drug Abuse and Addiction Prevention

Teenage Drug Abuse. Protecting Your Kids from Substance Abuse and Addiction While raising your child is one of the most rewarding aspects of living your life, it is also one of the toughest. As children grow up and become teens, the issues that surround parenting change and many families recognize that their youngsters will certainly […]

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Can Facebook Make You Sad? Internet Addiction Therapy

Internet Addiction Treatment Therapy in Seattle for Facebook Addiction and Internet Addiction Disorder:           Facebook has granted us a new form of communication that has transformed life in so many ways unimagined just a short time ago. Facebook’s statistics are astounding. In just one single decade, Facebook has signed up some […]

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Internet and Techno Addicted Youth | Selfie Addict Attempts Suicide

Selfie addict attempts suicide after failing to take the perfect selfie . . . .  “People don’t realise when they post a picture of themselves on Facebook or Twitter it can so quickly spiral out of control. It becomes a mission to get approval and it can destroy anyone,” “It’s a real problem like drugs, […]

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Remain Drug Free | Call me to explore psychotherapy in Seattle

Side Effects May Include Lawsuit  While the balance between efficacy and risks of antipsychotic medications remains questionable, how these drugs became so ubiquitous and profitable is not — huge  “pharmaceutical money” drives billions of dollars yearly. Pharmaceutical manufactures and advertising giants are literally “making a killing” Making a Killing: The Untold Story of Psychotropic Drugging […]

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Do Twelve Step Programs Like AA Work for You? | Explore Your Alternatives!

  Do 12-step programs work? Again, sort of . . . A 10-year-long research study published in 2013 claimed to demonstrate a significant benefit for those attending AA meetings, while critics of the organization often point to a 2006 review article that found no quantifiable benefit from AA or other 12-step programs. In fact, it is clear that […]

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Food Addiction Counseling | It is Not Just Psychological!

Morphine, morphine everywhere . . . In common cow’s milk, the protein casein breaks down during digestion into a range of casomorphin peptides, while modern (routinely genetically modified) wheat contains several gluten exorphins.  Both casomorphins and exorphins are closely related to the well-known opioid, morphine, and exhibit many of its insidious addictive properties. The so-called ‘food opiates’ are […]

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Seattle Therapy |Game Addiction | Pornography Addict?

The Psychology of Video Game Addiction Pioneers in the field of video game addiction are making clear thaw fact that this problem is rapidly escalating . Internet game and porn addiction has all the features needed to classify an addiction: losing occupations and loved ones; withdrawal symptoms like cold sweats rage and property destruction  . […]

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