PSY 425 Other addictions
Our society has been described as addictive, promoting the theory that we can become addicted to things other than drugs. Do you believe this is true? Support your opinion and give examples of some things or activities that may be considered addictive. Be sure to keep in mind the criteria for addiction discussed in your reading materials. Do you think that addiction to something other than drugs or alcohol can be as destructive as substance abuse? Why or why not?