Introduction to addictions & recovery
Addiction can take many forms – from substance misuse to addictive behaviours – but the common factor is that an addiction can have a negative impact on a person’s health and wellbeing. Examine the changes you can make in your life to move towards addiction recovery, learn how to make good choices and deal with the triggers that may set you back.
- To understand the definitions of addiction and the different models of addictions.
- Explore what addiction treatment is and what is effective.
- Learn what sources of help and information are available in your local area.