addiction information

Addiction describes a physical and/or psychological dependency on a substance or behavior. While often referring to alcohol or drug abuse, addiction can take the form of a compulsion to smoke, engage in sexual acts, gamble, or shop. Almost any behavior can become an addiction, even internet, phone, or other technology use in today’s world.  Treatment usually involves some combination of psychological support, behavioral therapies and medications.

Meditation for Addiction

Recent research is demonstrating the effectiveness of meditation in the treatment of addiction. Mindfulness meditation has been shown to be more effective than other behavioral strategies in conquering addiction.

Psychotherapy for Addiction

Examining and overcoming the psychological causes of addiction can help you on the road to recovery.

Herbal Remedies for Addiction

Herbalists often recommend blood-cleansing herbs to remove the addictive substances from the body quickly. Anti-addi...

Laser Therapy for Addiction

Low-level laser therapy is a treatment that offers a possible solution to the cravings that prolongs addiction and th...

Acupuncture for Addiction and Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse are social problems that have penetrated all levels of society. Acupuncture alcohol an...

Herbal Remedies for Nicotine Withdrawal

Although it is difficult to eliminate a nicotine addiction unless one is truly ready, an herbal program with anti-add...

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addiction videos

Addiction: Continuous Care Model of Addiction Recovery
Addiction: Continuous Care Model of Addiction Recovery

In this short video, practitioner discusses his Continuous Care Model of Addiction Recovery. Compares addiction to other diseases and the need for further intervention to solve their problem.

Addiction: Online Recovery Program
Addiction: Online Recovery Program

Interesting online program dealing with substance abuse and behavioral addictions - addictions defined as ""any behavior you cannot sto

New Treatment for Heroin Addiction
New Treatment for Heroin Addiction

Educational video showing Dr. Lance Gooberman teaching how to implement a new treatment for heroin addiction using naltrexone pellets inserted under the skin.

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addiction blogs

Psychotherapy and Counseling in San Francisco and Berkeley, CA

These days I work a lot with clients coming to psychotherapy with issues related to addiction.  These people are often struggling with dependence on alcohol, marijuana, pornography, sex, food and...

Psychotherapy and Counseling in Berkeley, CA

These days I work a lot with clients coming to psychotherapy with issues related to addiction.  These people are often struggling with dependence on alcohol, marijuana, pornography, sex, food and...

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Enchantment Workshops

The process of medicating our feelings starts early in life for many of us. The more wounds we are engulfed by as children the greater the need to medicate those wounds. We develop rigid defenses w...

The Hypnosis Center, LLC

Manny, recently released from prison, came for help in treating his cocaine addiction. His life was just a repeat of a familiar cycle of addiction and relapse. He sat in my office with his head in ...

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