Is Drug Addiction a Choice?

There is an ongoing debate on whether addiction is a disease or not. Most medical associations will define it as such - including the American Medical Association. Others, however, consider it a consequence of poor choices and that addiction can be broken with willpower alone. There is much evidence of both biological, behavioural and environmental … Continue reading Is Drug Addiction a Choice?

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What is Attachment Disorder?

Attachment disorder is a broad term used to describe emotional and behavioural issues arising from failure to form healthy attachments to parental figures in early childhood. These issues include abuse, neglect or seperation. An individuals attachment style is determined permenantly before the age of 3. Types of Attachment: According to Mary Ainsworth, there are three … Continue reading What is Attachment Disorder?