Patrick Lockwood, PsyD, is a staff psychologist at PCI Westlake Centers and has worked for various for-profit and not-for-profit organizations for the past ten years. He is the author of The Fear Problem: How Technology and Culture Have Hijacked Our Minds and Lives (Mascot Books, 2018).
Addiction is a complex disease. Moreover, the extra struggles associated with addiction (i.e., easy relapse, substance-induced cognitive deficits, and comorbid mental health diagnoses) require a sophisticated and long-term approach to both understanding and treating addicted ...
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