WATCH: Ever wonder what a LMFT is? Or a CSAT? How about a CADAC? Addiction specialist Dr. David Sack teaches Randall about what all those letters stand for after the names of addiction treatment providers.
Those of us who consider obesity part of food addiction believe the reason many people fail to lose or keep off excess weight is because the most popular approaches to weight loss don’t address the underlying disease of food addiction. Thus our approach is to send people to the best resource we have for helping addicts: a 12-step fellowship.
What does recovery look like for you? In honor of National Recovery Month, Addiction.com invites you to submit a photo and caption that captures how you’ve found a better, happier and healthier life in sobriety.
Robert Weiss LCSW, CSAT-S, founded the Sexual Recovery Institute and is the author of Sex Addiction 101: A Basic Guide to Healing from Sex, Porn, and Love Addiction and Cruise Control: Understanding Sex Addiction in Gay Men. He is coauthor, with Dr. Jennifer Schneider, of Always Turned On: Sex Addiction in the Digital Age, Closer Together, Further Apart: The Effect…