ANATOMY OF ADDICTION: RECOGNIZING THE TRIGGERS STANDING IN
THE WAY OF RECOVERY by Dr. Morteza Khaleghi &
Dr. Karen Khaleghi
- To look beyond the surface; to investigate in-depth.
Loss of control and compulsive use of a mood- or mind-altering
chemical or chemicals, along with the inability to stop the
use in spite of the fact that such use is causing problems
in one's life. Having a physical and/or psychological dependence
on a substance.
[Mooney, A.J., Eisenberg, A., & Eisenberg,
H. (1992). The Recovery Book. Workman Publishing: NY.]
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