Problems of addiction and habituation the proceedings of the forty-seventh annual meeting of the American Psychopathological Association, held in New York City, February 1957. by American Psychopathological Association.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementEdited by Paul H. Hoch and Joseph Zubin.
SeriesAmerican Psychopathological Association. Proceedings of the annual meeting. 1944-, Proceedings (American Psychopathological Association)
ContributionsZubin, Joseph, 1900-, Hoch, Paul H., 1902-1964.
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Paginationxii, 250 p.
Number of Pages250
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Open LibraryOL16347384M

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The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) defines addiction as a chronic disease that affects the brain Author: Mara Tyler. Book Table of Contents. Chapter Contents.

Prev page. Next page. Summary: Addiction. The concept of addiction involves volun­tarily repeated behaviors. Depen­dence occurs when a person strongly resists stopping an addiction.

When a harmful addiction is suddenly terminated, a person may go through an unpleasant withdrawal syndrome. Drug use, use of drugs for psychotropic rather than medical purposes.

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This person then develops further difficulties with impulse control, more drug use, etc. ADHD is a significant risk factor for addiction and ongoing addiction. I tried to dissacotiate habituation with habit and fixed up some incorrect definitions. I suggest to combine habituation and sensitization to a combined article on nonassociative learning.

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Thus the principal difference between habit and addiction, according to WHO, involves the type of dependence. If the dependence is purely psychological, it can be considered a habit. If it is physical, it is an addiction. Habituation.Habituation definition is - the process of habituating: the state of being habituated.Habituation is one of the simplest and most common forms of learning.

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