The Science of Addiction

Introduction to Addiction

How we compulsively pursue harmful behaviors.

Addiction and the Brain

The pyschology behind addiction.

Addiction and Mental Health

The complex and mutually influential relationship between addiction and mental health.

Behavioral Addictions

How people learn to depend on compulsive behaviors.

Substance Addictions

How substances form some of the common - and harmful - addictions.

Addiction Treatment

Approaches to dealing with addiction.

Portrayal of Addiction in the Media

How addiction exists in the public imagination.

Emerging Trends in Addiction

The latest discoveries and movements in addiction and addiction treatment.