What you’ve thought about addiction is wrong

ByTony Lapointe

What you’ve thought about addiction is wrong

Here is a video from Ted Talks by Johaan Hari about addiction and his finding that the root of addiction is about bonding and repairing broken relationships. What are your thoughts?


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About the author

Tony Lapointe administrator

Tony possesses a unique perspective gained from his education, experience and work history that gets results. He is a personable and outgoing counsellor, leadership coach and consultant with 20 years’ experience. Tony brings a wealth of knowledge from his personal and professional background as small business owner, executive director, team leader and service provider coupled with a Masters of Arts Degree in Counselling and Psychology, a Master of Business Administration and a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching. He is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors and a Certified Executive Coach (CEC). He is described by others as "genuine, authentic, insightful, energetic, outspoken, articulate and engaging." He lives with his four children and enjoys golf, cooking and theatre.