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Idea from David Jimana

David Jimana

Title

Addiction

Summary

According to the DSM V, which is used by the American Psychological Association, addiction is categorized under substance abuse disorders. It is characterized by episodes of frequent cravings of substance use, increased tolerance is substance use, inability to complete tasks, or neglecting ones daily routine of work. These are some of the symptoms that will classify you as a drug addict thus the need for different treatment programs such as the behavioral, cognitive therapy and addiction program

Author

David Jimana

Keywords

  • addiction
  • substance abuse
  • treatment programs
  • Links

  • https://www.psychiatry.org/patients-families/addiction/what-is-addiction