Persons interested in learning more about the Addiction
Recovery Network can just go on their website at https://addictionrecoverynetwork.ca/.
Controversies aside, I have found that current data doesn't support technology addictions
as stand-alone diagnoses.
In addition, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) will now offer medical residents accredited, 1-year subspecialty training programs in addiction
Nor is it referred to as an addiction
in the World Health Organization's International Classification of Diseases.
Since both ADHD and addiction
are known to be familial illnesses, we can expect relatives of individuals with ADHD and addiction
to have a higher prevalence of the same disorders.
In 2008, a research paper published by a psychology professor and two undergraduate students at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa., found that 10% of Harry Potter fans surveyed reported showing characteristics (1) of addiction
after the final book in the popular series was released.
A multiplicity of addictions
objects, and addicted selves is being made and remade through the rapid and diffuse discursive flows circulating through this emerging communication technology.
A theoretical model of the behavioural addictions
- Applied to offending.
Researchers at the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Bergen have developed a new and unique method to measure shopping addiction
Objective: To determine the frequency of Internet addiction
and loneliness in secondary and high school students.
The Harm Reduction Coalition (n.d.a), a national advocacy group for persons affected by drug use, has noted that social inequality affects persons from different groups in different ways, and works to insure even those with drug addictions
have their rights honored, including the right to health care.
Are there other technology-related addictions
Specialized training on addictions
for physicians in the United States.