Unveiling the Signs: How to Identify an Alcohol Use Disorder

As a social worker at a rehabilitation center, I comprehend the importance of early detection and intervention for alcohol use disorders. Recognizing the symptoms is essential for assisting individuals and their loved ones in seeking the necessary assistance. In South Africa, where alcohol consumption is profoundly ingrained in the culture, it is crucial to shed […]

Cocaine Addiction And Public Health: The Cost To Society

The impact of cocaine addiction on public health is significant, extending beyond the individual user and deeply affecting the societal fabric. This, in turn, generates a considerable economic cost to society. In light of Peter Levine’s approach to addiction, we must understand that addiction is a response to unresolved trauma and a symptom of distressing […]