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   Addiction - A psychological or physiological overdependence of an orgasm on a drug or action. Mainly associated with the label for a form of substance-use disorder, it is used only for cases in which there has been long-term abuse leading to impaired social and/or occupational functioning. The specific drug or action involved is usually specified e.g. alcohol abuse, amphetamine abuse.. ( A. S. Reber. 1985 )

General - Specific Drugs - Alcohol - Internet - Gambling - Inhalants - Tobacco - Miscellaneous - Books Journals & Other Info   - Page 3

Overeaters Anonymous San Fernando Valley Intergroup.
Books, Articles & Other Information
Addiction Treatment Forum - Newsletter on drug addiction recovery.
Addiction's Path
Coping with Urges - By Robert Westermeyer, Ph.D
Detoxification From Alcohol and Other Drugs
For Siblings and Adult Children

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