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Gambling Addictions

What is gambling?

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Brenda-Joyce Markert-Green answers: What is gambling?

What are different types of gambling?

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Brenda-Joyce Markert-Green answers: What are different types of gambling?

Is there hope for gamblers?

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Brenda-Joyce Markert-Green answers: What is gambling?

Can gambling begin in childhood?

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Brenda-Joyce Markert-Green answers: Can gambling begin in childhood?

Prescription Pill Addictions

I think my daughter is stealing my prescription pills.

Pharmacology Professor Dr. John Buchholz answers: I think my daughter is stealing my prescription pills. What should I do?

What is speedballing?

Pharmacology Professor Dr. John Buchholz answers: What is speedballing?

What are spice and bath salts?

Pharmacology Professor Dr. John Buchholz answers: What are spice and bath salts?

What is huffing?

Pharmacology Professor Dr. John Buchholz answers: What is huffing?

Relapse

Any advice on avoiding relapse?

Psychiatrist & Addiction Expert Dr. Mickey Ask answers: Any advice on avoiding relapse?

How to Encourage Self Worth in Children

Social Worker Laurelle Warner answers the question: How can communities encourage self-worth in children?

How do I manage guilt after relapse?

Clinical Psychologist Dr. Sandra Brooks answers: How do I manage guilt after relapse?

How do I avoid relapse?

Psychiatrist & Addiction Expert Dr. Mickey Ask answers: How do I avoid relapse?

General Questions

My mom is in denial about my dad's addiction.

Psychiatrist & Addiction Expert Dr. Mickey Ask answers: My mom is in denial about my dad’s addiction. What can I do?

What makes a good clinician?

Adult & Adolescent Psychatrist Dr. Ricardo Whyte answers: What makes a good clinician?