We were recently introduced to an excellent article, Behavioral Addiction Recovery: A Guide for Families, Friends, Colleagues, and Roommates. What defines a behavioral addiction, how one develops, and how to support a loved one in recovery from a behavioral addiction are all covered in the piece.
You can access the full guide here: onlinepsych.pepperdine.edu/blog/behavioral-addiction-recovery-tips/
*OnlinePsychology@Pepperdine, the Online Master of Psychology program from Pepperdine University
April Lane Benson, Ph.D.
Founder, Stopping Overshopping, LLC