Addictive Behaviors and Compulsive Disorders
Represents the casino industry by addressing federal legislative and regulatory issues; also provides information about compulsive gambling and gaming data American Gaming Association
Comprehensive article on gambling addiction from addictionsearch.com. Gambling Addiction
Mutual help group devoted to compulsive gambles, based on twelve-step model Gamblers Anonymous
Gambling Online? You Bet ! Article from The Standard documenting the rise of Internet gambling
Academic program at the University of Nevada, Reno studying gambling and commercial gaming and their effects on society Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming
State organization with gambling information and treatment resources Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling
National organizations that helps problem gamblers and their families by funding research on prevention, diagnosis, intervention, and treatment National Center for Responsible Gaming
Non-profit health agency that disseminates information and promotes services for problem gamblers National Council on Problem Gambling
National commission report on the economic and social impacts of gambling on government, individuals, families, and businesses National Gambling Impact Study Commission
National study funded by the National Gambling Impact Study Commission; complete report online National Academy Press: Pathological Gambling
Important and highly publicized study of the effects of gambling on Americans National Opinion Research Center: Gambling Impact and Behavior Study
National Academy Press book reviews the scope of the problem, social and economic effects, and interventions Pathological Gambling: A Critical Review
Multidisciplinary professional organization that addresses research, education, and prevention with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and related disorders Academy for Eating Disorders
National, non-profit organization that is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of eating disorders; site offers information for those with eating disorders, their families, and professionals American Anorexia Bulimia Association
This Nova special from PBS examines the disturbing increase in anorexia and bulimia. Site includes the whole program online, personal stories, an interactive nutrition feature, answers from experts, and eating disorder resources. Dying To Be Thin
National nonprofit organization offers prevention information for elementary school, middle school, high school, and college levels Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention, Inc.
University of California, Davis site offers information and personal stories about eating disorders Eating Disorders: Disordered Culture
National nonprofit organization that provides research and education in detection prevention, and treatment of eating disorders Harvard Eating Disorders Center
Support network and resource organization that provides information and assistance for people suffering from eating disorders Massachusetts Eating Disorders Association
Initial results from the 1999 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Overweight and Obesity Among Adults
Compulsive Sexual Behavior
Article demonstrating that mere expectancy exerts a strong effect on sexual arousal and inhibition Alcohol, Disinhibition, Sexual Arousal, and Deviant Sexual Behavior
Online Reviews these phenomena and implications for treatment Cybersex and Infidelity
Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse report that examines the complicated relationship between substance use and sex Dangerous Liaisons: Substance Abuse and Sex
Private, nonprofit organization offering access to education, information, and referral resources for sexually compulsive individuals National Council on Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity
Survey of online sexual habits of 9000 MSNBC,com readers Poll: Pulse of Online Sex is Positive
Dr. Patrick Carnes' site offering online tests, forums, reading lists, and frequently asked questions Resources for Sex Addiction and Recovery
Recent references from the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute at the University of Washington Sex Addiction Bibliography
Compulsive Internet Use
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