Archive for the 'Addiction' Category

Take a look at this article which discusses how researchers have found that heavy alcohol use actually rewires brain circuitry, making it harder for binge drinkers to recover psychologically following a traumatic experience.    






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Here is an article published by the Mail OnLine looking at how prescriptions for anxiety drugs are soaring.  It makes a fascinating read.  






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Check out my blog at Khiron House to see how Jasmine Harman’s mother’s obsession with hoarding was having a huge impact on their lives. Jasmine is helping her mother overcome her addiction     Benjamin Fry works across a range of services and media using personal, professional and scientific expertise to help people to a baggage-free …






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Visit my blog at Khiron House and read why I was compelled to write an article after reading about Charlotte Hotham and her obsession with looking like one of her barbies.   Benjamin Fry works across a range of services and media using personal, professional and scientific expertise to help people to a baggage-free life.  A published …






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Read my blog at Khiron House to find out why untreated or unfinished trauma can make our bodies become highly dysregulated. Addiction to food can be deadly     Benjamin Fry works across a range of services and media using personal, professional and scientific expertise to help people to a baggage-free life.  A published author, and a …






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Read my blog at Khiron House and see why ‘shame’ is applied to the consequences of addictive behaviours.   Benjamin Fry works across a range of services and media using personal, professional and scientific expertise to help people to a baggage-free life.  A published author, and a past columnist for The Times and Psychologies magazine, Benjamin is …






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What went wrong with Whitney? I was invited to record a live interview for Channel 5 today commenting on the sad demise of Whitney Houston and particularly her destructive addiction and relationship with Bobby Brown. Inevitably the focus fell somewhat on celebrity culture and I found myself reminded about how mental health is the great …






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I read in the Mirror yesterday that Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe started drinking too much because he wanted to be like Richard Harris… Let’s look at it from a psychological point of view.   The life of an actor is very fragmented as they are required to take on many different identities and sometimes …






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