Addiction Treatment Hutchinson KS

When addiction grips a person, they become cocooned in their own existence, The outside world becomes alien, so they disassociate themselves from it, even their family.

Sleep Diagnostic Center
(620) 665-1124
1701 E 23rd Avenue
Hutchinson, KS
 
Christian Counseling Center of Wichita, Inc
620-662-1283 ext 15
4290 N. Monroe
Hutchinson , KS
 
Czarnopys Bunny B Phd Lscsw
(620) 663-7838
PO Box 706
Hutchinson, KS
 
Samaritan Counseling Center
(620) 662-7835
1602 N Main
Hutchinson, KS
 
Bunny Czarnopys
(620) 663-7838
407 W 24th Avenue
Hutchinson, KS
 
Osterhout, Dr. Sue Ann W, Ph
(620) 669-8404
1 East 9th Avenue
Hutchinson, KS
 
Hutchinson Psychological Service
(620) 663-4802
1600 N Lorraine
Hutchinson, KS
 
Emerson, Judi, LSCSW
(620) 960-3640
23 East First Suite
Hutchinson, KS
 
Horizons Mental Health Center
(620) 665-2240
1715 E 23rd Ave
Hutchinson, KS
 
Emerson Counseling
(620) 960-3640
23 E 1st Ave Ste
Hutchinson, KS
 

Why a Person Becomes an Addict

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Why a Person Becomes an Addict

Danielle Morgan

Friday, September 14, 2007 They are many reasons to why a person becomes addicted to drugs.

They can be from very different back rounds.

Drugs affect people in many different ways, but one thing they can share, is a very powerful addiction to a drug they no longer have control of.

There are many physiological and physical problems that can affect a drug user, as a result of their drug use, here are some of the effects,

Paranoia,

Depression,

Low self esteem,

withdrawal symptoms - IE, muscle cramps, sweating, bowel problems, nausea, pain and many more.

Anxiety,

Self loathing,

Personality disorders,

Hallucinations,

These a just a few to mention, and as you can imagine, one would be enough to deal with, let alone five or all, which is very much a possibility.

As i mentioned, there are people that become addicted for many different reasons. Here are a few example,

- Emotional trauma, wanting to escape from recent or past traumatic experience

-Recreational use, which leads to addiction,

-Peer pressure, wanting to fit in, or pressure from partners, or family members,

-Curiosity, wanting to get high.

There are many reasons, but the outcomes are all pretty much alike.

When addiction grips a person, they become cocooned in their own existence, The outside world becomes alien, so they disassociate themselves from it, even their family.

It becomes a desperate life, for as their tolerance grow so does the cost,which leads to criminal activity's.

For many this leads to prison, but it only deters a few, but i believe a person has to wan,t to change, you can not force them.

For the loved ones trying to help, with no outcome its little wonder they call, heroine and crack cocaine "The Devils Drug".

They deeper one falls into the devils web, the harder it is to escape its grasp.

The word "reality" becomes an enemy, for one of the reasons their tolerance grows, is beca...

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