Addiction, Behavioral Change and Social Identity: The path by Sarah Buckingham,David Best

By Sarah Buckingham,David Best

Changing health-related habit is for lots of humans a lonely and keeping apart adventure. person dedication is frequently no longer sufficient, quite in addressing addictive habit, yet study more and more issues to the possibility of team id to form habit swap and help restoration.

This very important assortment explores the social and cognitive approaches that let those who sign up for restoration teams to deal with their addictive matters. In an period of accelerating difficulty on the long term charges of power ill-health, the aptitude to leverage crew identification to motivate resilience and restoration deals a well timed and functional response.

The booklet examines the theoretical foundations to a social id method in addressing habit switch throughout a number contexts, together with alcohol dependancy, weight problems and crime, whereas additionally interpreting themes resembling using on-line boards to foster restoration. it will likely be crucial analyzing for college students, researchers and coverage makers throughout future health psychology and social care, in addition to an individual attracted to behavioral swap and habit restoration.

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