Day: January 16, 2017

What Is Addiction?

Identifying addictive behavior is usually quite simple, in and of itself; but understanding what is at the heart of addiction tends to be more of a challenge. So, what is addiction and what does it look like. Addiction is often characterized by an inability to think or act rationally, due to a dependence on something outside of the individual. That dependence can be on a substance, a person, a relationship, a lifestyle, or absolutely anything.