Our show is available for listening here on YMC. Be sure to tune in Tuesday May 23, 7pm, at 107.9 WOLD, for our next show. Post your questions right here on the blog. And we also look forward to hearing from you on the show!

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Show Highlights:

2:00 Overview of what will be talked about with addiction

A two part series:
Part 1: Understanding what addictions are about
Part 2: Effective treatment of addictions

4:15 How did a marriage and family counselor become involved with treating addictions?

6:20 How to we define addiction?

9:00 Why do people chase after their addictions?

10:50 What are the signs of addiction?

11:45 What is the biggest sign of addiction?

12:35 What are some of the negative feelings that an addiction will sooth?

What is single most common cause for breakups?

18:11 We hear the story of a professional, a doctor, whose life was damaged by addiction

22:54 We learn about the addiction cycle

22:38 What makes treatment so difficult for addiction?

25:20 How do the people around the addict deal with the addiction? Hear the story of Myra and her son, Ritchie.