Addiction Seeps Into Every Pocket

Stigmas that are placed on addicts and addiction are such damaging factors.  It places a large burden (in addition to their addiction), often of embarrassment, on the addict. Often, it causes the individual to hide their addiction and not face the reality that they are an addict, frequently leading to treatment not being sought.  While […]

Does Socioeconomic Status Play a Role?

Throughout my years of research, socioeconomic status was expressed by research subjects as a factor contributing to criminal behavior and addiction. Financial status greatly affects criminality, especially in correlation to dealing drugs and theft. “Fast cars, gold jewelry, and women” were the prizes and milestones for success and the fastest way to make money was […]