"Now the drugs don't work, they just make you worse" is not just a famous song by the English band The Veuve, it is the unfortunate reality for many.
While previously addictions were seen as the problem, it is now clear that addiction is a symptom for underlying problems, often linked back to childhood trauma.
Therefore, many are now asking "Why the pain?" instead of "Why the addiction?"
This in-depth course about addiction will explore some addiction paradigms, and discuss some of the most interesting research studies about addictions, such as the Rat Park study and the ACE's project.