Drug Addiction : How to Confront Someone About Addiction to Marijuana

0 Drug Addiction : How to Confront Someone About Addiction to MarijuanaConfronting someone about marijuana addiction should be done by first letting her know that you are concerned for her well-being. Confront someone you know with a marijuana addiction using the advice of a practicing psychiatrist in this free video on drug addiction.

Expert: Dr George Northrup
Contact: docgmd.com
Bio: Dr. George Northrup earned his medical degree at The University of South Florida in Tampa and completed his psychiatry residency at The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz

Series Description: Drug addiction is a life threatening illness, but these tips can help save someone’s life. Become aware of the signs and symptoms of drug addiction with help from a practicing psychiatrist in this free video series on drug addiction.

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3 Responses to “Drug Addiction : How to Confront Someone About Addiction to Marijuana”

  • PrisonerInMyOwnHell says:

    @BlindMaphisto

    @BlindMaphisto
    Thanks for all the information. Now I understand some of the differences between cravings and addiction.

  • BlindMaphisto says:

    @ …
    @PrisonerInMyOwnHell There is a difference between chemical addiction and physiological addiction. For instance the chemical addiction of alcohol can be so strong that the withdrawal can actually kill the person. Psychological addiction is based on personality. Craving isn’t addiction by the way. Not being able to control the craving is addiction and that kind of addiction can be for anything. Video games, fast food, whatever. Real addiction is pain.

  • PrisonerInMyOwnHell says:

    funny, a lot of …
    funny, a lot of people say that weed isn’t addictive, but when i stopped, i noticed that i was craving it a bunch, and doesn’t that mean someone is addicted? when they can’t stop craving?

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