Misperception 2: You Lack Willpower

In this video, we will discuss the brain and the common misconception that addiction only affects the weak willed. Additionally, using willpower alone to overcome addiction is usually ineffective.

One of the major studies on cravings from Dr Childress, as mentioned in the video, can be found here.

Reflection

How does knowing you do not have a “moral deficiency”, lack “willpower” make you feel?

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