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Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Law Enforcement May Need Alcohol Awareness Classes

In some states, if you are found guilty of driving under influence with a BAC level of 0.08 per cent or more, then you will be convicted of DUI or DWI based on the...

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Sex Addiction Recovery: Dealing With Your Emotionally Triggered Wife

Sex Addiction Recovery: Dealing With Your Emotionally Triggered Wife

In early sex addiction recovery, dealing with your wife's emotional rollercoaster is one of your more difficult tasks. Learning how to use your emotional GPS to...

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Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When an individual becomes an addict and starts abusing drugs, the drug abuse not only affects the individual: the effect is also felt within the immediate family of the drug abuser. When this

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 26, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The availability of alcohol and drugs is almost everywhere. Many people are being tempted to try it thinking about the excitement that these things can provide to them. For others who want to escape

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Court approved online theft classes benefits more than just the fist time offender that is taking them. Over time, the potential crimes that the classes may prevent could very well save the offender

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Teenagers are highly impressionable and it is very important that parents, guardians and the young people themselves understand how classes can help teens to overcome peer pressure with regards to

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012

There are many reasons to consider a drug rehab center. The most common one is because you or a family member has a drug addiction that is not being effectively treated by their primary care

By: Alice Tanston l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012

There are many ways to choose a drug treatment center for your family member that is suffering from a drug addiction, and there are many things you need to consider when you are making your

By: Alice Tanston l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012
Steve Wickham

Recovery: the realness of it. Emotional turmoil got us here, into our present pain, and there is to be more emotional turmoil as we scratch at and wrangle with this very pain. This is a battle.

By: Steve Wickham l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 22, 2012
Steve Wickham

There is no new life that is not significant. Having endured the relative torture in doing the work of recovery, especially in the early going, as we trudge in faith, holding our emotion world

By: Steve Wickham l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 22, 2012
Crizza Reyes

Always remember the idea of "self-help" even if we seek some help from others while healing self. It's the self that is the most important part of the process, or any process, that will get us the

By: Crizza Reyes l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 19, 2012
Ben Pate

  Anyone who has ever struggled with alcoholism before knows what a serious problem it can be. It can lead to long-term health issues if you do not get a medical intervention. It is best to go to an

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The time when man is usually prone to many behavioral influences is during the youth phase of life. At a young age, many factors come to play in the life of a human affecting him positively or

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012
Sara Carolyn Hadiaris

I'd always believed that a life of quality, enjoyment, and wisdom were my human birth right and would be automatically bestowed upon me as time passed. I never suspected that I would have to learn

By: Sara Carolyn Hadiaris l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 15, 2012
Ben Pate

Here are many serious health consequences associated with alcohol abuse. If a person is unable to control their alcoholism, they could develop very serious health problems later on in life.

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Education is an important element of human life. That is why online alcohol classes might be a good choice for military personnel. It is a chance to equip uniformed people with information about the

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Controlling alcohol consumption can be difficult at special events, and during the next night out; however, drinking and driving is considered one of the biggest killers in today's society. Drinking

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012
Ben Pate

Alcohol abuse can have very serious health effects on an individual. Prolonged alcohol abuse can do very serious damage to a person's liver. If alcohol abuse goes unchecked for a long enough period

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012

In early sex addiction recovery, dealing with your wife's emotional rollercoaster is one of your more difficult tasks. Learning how to use your emotional GPS to navigate will help you not only

By: Janice Caudill l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012
Theresa A. Smith

Maintaining sobriety is a lifelong work. If you are visiting a new area or making a complete move, you will need to find a local meeting. Here are a few ways to do just that.

By: Theresa A. Smith l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012
Trevor Johnson

Addiction to pornography is similar to addictions of other natures in that it is diagnosed by assessing whether the obsessive behaviour demonstrated by the individual is severe enough that it

By: Trevor Johnson l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 10, 2012
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When someone is arrested for shoplifting, he or she suffers embarrassment but it is important for such a person to concentrate on the important things in his or her life and move past the conviction.

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 10, 2012
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Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Teenagers are highly impressionable and it is very important that parents, guardians and the young people themselves understand how classes can help teens to overcome peer pressure with regards to

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 80 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The time when man is usually prone to many behavioral influences is during the youth phase of life. At a young age, many factors come to play in the life of a human affecting him positively or

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

In early sex addiction recovery, dealing with your wife's emotional rollercoaster is one of your more difficult tasks. Learning how to use your emotional GPS to navigate will help you not only

By: Janice Caudill l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When someone is arrested for shoplifting, he or she suffers embarrassment but it is important for such a person to concentrate on the important things in his or her life and move past the conviction.

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Deanne P Wells

Rick Warren said it best in his bestselling book, The Purpose Driven Life, "What happens outwardly in your life is not as important as what happens inside you. Your circumstances are temporary, but

By: Deanne P Wells l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Ben Pate

Here are many serious health consequences associated with alcohol abuse. If a person is unable to control their alcoholism, they could develop very serious health problems later on in life.

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

There are many ways to choose a drug treatment center for your family member that is suffering from a drug addiction, and there are many things you need to consider when you are making your

By: Alice Tanston l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

There are many reasons to consider a drug rehab center. The most common one is because you or a family member has a drug addiction that is not being effectively treated by their primary care

By: Alice Tanston l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Ben Pate

  Anyone who has ever struggled with alcoholism before knows what a serious problem it can be. It can lead to long-term health issues if you do not get a medical intervention. It is best to go to an

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

The effects of pornography are more harmful than any other addiction in the world. Porn is the ultimate pacifier of men and prevents them from ever reaching their full potential in life. If

By: CJ Henderson l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Controlling alcohol consumption can be difficult at special events, and during the next night out; however, drinking and driving is considered one of the biggest killers in today's society. Drinking

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When an individual becomes an addict and starts abusing drugs, the drug abuse not only affects the individual: the effect is also felt within the immediate family of the drug abuser. When this

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Ben Pate

Alcohol abuse can have very serious health effects on an individual. Prolonged alcohol abuse can do very serious damage to a person's liver. If alcohol abuse goes unchecked for a long enough period

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Question from a binge eating sufferer who was looking on how to control binge eating. I gave my honest and best answer which involves planning, visualizing, and distraction.

By: Chris Ceira l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

The age of consent for the use of alcohol amongst adults in America has been a constant debate since before the times of prohibition. People believe that if they are able to fight for their country

By: Becky Winslow l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Court approved online theft classes benefits more than just the fist time offender that is taking them. Over time, the potential crimes that the classes may prevent could very well save the offender

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

Overcoming pornography addiction can be very challenging but is easily accomplished once an individual understands the effects on the brain. Once a man can see just how damaging adult content is they

By: CJ Henderson l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Peter David Wendt

Every time a celebrity goes into rehab, the media finds out and broadcasts it everywhere. It becomes a source of negative gossip. Instead, people should be happy that the celebrity is taking steps to

By: Peter David Wendt l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Education is an important element of human life. That is why online alcohol classes might be a good choice for military personnel. It is a chance to equip uniformed people with information about the

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Crizza Reyes

Always remember the idea of "self-help" even if we seek some help from others while healing self. It's the self that is the most important part of the process, or any process, that will get us the

By: Crizza Reyes l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
1 2|  
Ben Pate

  Anyone who has ever struggled with alcoholism before knows what a serious problem it can be. It can lead to long-term health issues if you do not get a medical intervention. It is best to go to an

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Ben Pate

Here are many serious health consequences associated with alcohol abuse. If a person is unable to control their alcoholism, they could develop very serious health problems later on in life.

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Ben Pate

Alcohol abuse can have very serious health effects on an individual. Prolonged alcohol abuse can do very serious damage to a person's liver. If alcohol abuse goes unchecked for a long enough period

By: Ben Pate l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Deanne P Wells

Rick Warren said it best in his bestselling book, The Purpose Driven Life, "What happens outwardly in your life is not as important as what happens inside you. Your circumstances are temporary, but

By: Deanne P Wells l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Steve Wickham

Recovery: the realness of it. Emotional turmoil got us here, into our present pain, and there is to be more emotional turmoil as we scratch at and wrangle with this very pain. This is a battle.

By: Steve Wickham l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 22, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Steve Wickham

There is no new life that is not significant. Having endured the relative torture in doing the work of recovery, especially in the early going, as we trudge in faith, holding our emotion world

By: Steve Wickham l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 22, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
Trevor Johnson

Addiction to pornography is similar to addictions of other natures in that it is diagnosed by assessing whether the obsessive behaviour demonstrated by the individual is severe enough that it

By: Trevor Johnson l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

Drug rehab is a long-term endeavor which requires dedicated efforts from both patients and their addiction counselors. The short detoxification period is necessary for addressing the immediate

By: Debbie F Davis l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Pat C Beck

Not everything is an addiction! This article discusses the differences between addictions, compulsions and bad habits and why these differences are important to understand. Clients and therapists who

By: Pat C Beck l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

Question from a binge eating sufferer who was looking on how to control binge eating. I gave my honest and best answer which involves planning, visualizing, and distraction.

By: Chris Ceira l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Dan Karas

In this era of technological wonders, we are enjoying the benefits that come from the plethora of useful gadgets and devices we have been introduced to. Laptops, desktop computers, smartphones - all

By: Dan Karas l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

The age of consent for the use of alcohol amongst adults in America has been a constant debate since before the times of prohibition. People believe that if they are able to fight for their country

By: Becky Winslow l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

In some states, if you are found guilty of driving under influence with a BAC level of 0.08 per cent or more, then you will be convicted of DUI or DWI based on the intoxicant. The penalty for this

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

One of the main reasons why there continues to be a large number of DUI arrests and DUI related accidents is a lack of proper education. Reading about statistics and knowing about consequences can

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The time when man is usually prone to many behavioral influences is during the youth phase of life. At a young age, many factors come to play in the life of a human affecting him positively or

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Education is an important element of human life. That is why online alcohol classes might be a good choice for military personnel. It is a chance to equip uniformed people with information about the

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

Controlling alcohol consumption can be difficult at special events, and during the next night out; however, drinking and driving is considered one of the biggest killers in today's society. Drinking

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When someone is arrested for shoplifting, he or she suffers embarrassment but it is important for such a person to concentrate on the important things in his or her life and move past the conviction.

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

When an individual becomes an addict and starts abusing drugs, the drug abuse not only affects the individual: the effect is also felt within the immediate family of the drug abuser. When this

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Ari Novick, Ph.D.

The availability of alcohol and drugs is almost everywhere. Many people are being tempted to try it thinking about the excitement that these things can provide to them. For others who want to escape

By: Ari Novick, Ph.D. l Self Improvement > Addictions l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0
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