Is there such thing as an addictive personality?
Oct 4, 2019
This week The Conversation published an article by Stephen Bright titled, “Is there such thing as an addictive personality?”. The term ‘addictive personality’ is often thrown around when talking about people who develop problematic substance use, both personally and professionally. This article debunks the myth of addictive personalities and explores what psychological and personality factors may contribute to substance use and the interplay between environmental and genetic factors.