Posts made in April, 2013

Learned Helplessness and Addiction

Posted by on Apr 15, 2013 in Addiction, Helplessness |

Learned Helplessness and Addiction Learned helplessness gets its origins from experiments on animals. Researches would put a creature in a situation where they were faced with unpleasant stimuli (circumstances) which they could not escape from no matter how hard they tried. Eventually the animals would accept they were helpless and stop trying to escape. Even after the researchers added in a way to escape the animals would fail to use it because they had become helpless. So what does this have...

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Drug Rehab for my Daughter –One Mother’s Story

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in Rehab, Women, Women’s Luxury Treatment Programs |

When my daughter was born, it was the happiest day of my life. She was such a sweet child, always smiling and laughing. She was my little helper around the house, helping me cook, changing her little brother’s diapers. She loved to hold him and pretend he was hers. I didn’t think I’d ever be searching for drug rehab for my daughter. During her teenage years, things started to change. She didn’t hang around the house as much, and she no longer shared every moment of her day with me....

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