I have been thinking about shopping malls as “dopamine factories.” Neon and other bright, colorful, “noisy” stimuli dopamine neurons . . . 2,684 total views Originally posted 2017-02-07 07:36:45.
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It seems like only yesterday that we were saddened and shocked to learn of the suicide of the national treasure, Robin Williams . . . 3,128 total views Originally posted 2014-08-12 19:41:28.
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What does REBT have to say about alcoholism and drug addiction ? 1,063 total views Originally posted 2019-06-25 05:40:19.
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Mick wrote: I cannot help but feel that my life has been ruined by this withdrawal process. 10 months out and I am in another wave. I have so much brain fog its unreal, as well as many, many many other debilitating symptoms. I lost the person whom I thought that I would marry […]
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I am very pleased to remind you of a book by my friends Dr. Michael Edelstein (left) and the late Will Ross (right)*, two people eminently qualified to teach us about how distorted thinking and irrational beliefs lead to excessive, self-destructive behaviors such as alcoholism and drug addictions. 2,037 total views Originally posted 2013-01-11 18:53:48.
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A reader brings up some interesting questions about depression and other problems following withdrawal from dependence on benzodiazepines (related to Valium) even seven months after discontinuing use. He says that he has “PAWS (Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome)” Although this is a BIG subject, and although my response is necessarily fairly “global” and general, there are, I […]
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