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Identifying sources of addiction and how to tackle them

Complex trauma is what drives some people to become addicts, says an addictions treatment expert in Iqaluit. Repeated exposures to domestic violence, abuse and neglect would be examples of causes for many cases of addiction, according to Adrián Pérez Ara. “Complex trauma commonly develops during childhood and adolescence but can also affect adults,” he said, […]