Addictive Disorders

Several behaviors, like psychoactive substance ingestion, produce short-term reward which may engender persistent behavior despite knowledge of adverse consequences, i.e., diminished control over the behavior. These disorders have historically been conceptualized in several ways. One view posits these disorders as lying along an impulsive-compulsive spectrum, with some classified as impulse control disorders. An alternate, but not mutually exclusive, conceptualization considers the disorders as non-substance or “behavioral” addictions.

  • Substance abuse and dependence
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Behavioral Addiction
  • Porn and Sex Addiction
  • Internet Addiction
  • Pain Addiction
  • Food Addiction
  • Drug Addiction

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