Peter W. Soderman
Here you can read excerpts from the book, and articles from technical publications concerning addiction and recovery issues. Below are some links to some interesting and informative addiction-related sites. Don't forget to check-out the reviews of "Powerless" accessible from the menu bar.
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From Reward to Slavery, the Stages of Addiction The word “addiction” is derived from a Latin term for “enslaved by” or “bound to.” Anyone who has struggled to overcome an addiction — or has tried to help someone else to … Continue reading
The stimulus-driven learning process We forge long-term memories, and learn nearly everything we retain by strengthening neural connections through repetition, and sometimes trauma or reward. Certain events can imprint permanent memories, simply by their magnitude, and their effects upon our … Continue reading