Psychology

Addiction: A Matter of Substance and Process

This course is designed for the lay-person or professional, who wishes to understand more about the many issues, paradoxes, and possibilities related to addiction, dependence, anxiety, depression, beliefs, and trauma. It is a primer on these subjects – but it also offers a fairly in-depth understanding of the subjects as well as options and process possibilities. Students will gain insight into the nature of these issues and will be presented with information, tools, techniques, resources, and medication options with which to challenge, "care-front," release and/or process the presenting issues at a pace and in a manner that is safe for the individual. It is recommended that a person be in counselling, have medical support, a sponsor, or support group if personally dealing with an addiction.

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Created by Stephen Paul King
20 lessons
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2h 9m
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92%
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Free for 7 days. Then $7.5/mo.
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Stephen (Steve) King has a B.Sc. degree in Health and Human Services and is a Registered Clinical Counsellor. Steve has worked in stockbroking, as a private investigator, in hospitality management, as a Justice of the Peace and, since 1989, at Pathways Addictions Resource Centre. He is the author of four books on Energy Psychology, PTSD, Existentialism and Authenticity entitled "Rapid Recovery: Accelerated Information Processing & Healing," "PTSD: Cleaning and Clearing Shock & Trauma," "The Book of Existential Questions," and "12 Steps to Authenticity." He has produced online courses on the subject of PTSD, Authenticity, and Addiction, Anxiety, Depression & Trauma.