Stressed out man asks 'what is psychological dependence?

What Is Psychological Dependence?

A lot of people who are learning about addiction ask: what is psychological dependence? This is because a lot of literature focuses more on physical dependence. Although physical dependence is one reason why people continue to use drugs, it’s not the only one. What Is Psychological Dependence? A psychological dependence is an emotional, compulsive need…

Man holding beer bottle wondering 'can alcoholism be cured'

Can Alcoholism Be Cured?

Can alcoholism be cured? This is a question that many family members and friends have when they learn that a loved one is dealing with an addiction to alcohol. Unfortunately, there’s no black or white answer to this question. To gain a better understanding, it’s important to know what the word “cure” means. What Does…