The “-ites” of Ezra vs. the “-isms” of Today.

"Drifting back to scripture, worship and prayer away from authored books and media?!" I don't think it's other than the spirit saying: don't be looking at those lovely pagan ideas so much.

Detox Personality Disorder?

Detox Personality Disorder (our term) is an irrational state. It's "Ready-to-chew-yer-foot-off frustrated." The only thing crazier than being irrational? Is a rational person forcefully reasoning with a crazy person.

Numbness

Is my numbness and pitiless perception of the homeless addict emblematic of my own addiction to self-satisfaction? Is condemnation helpful? Does incarceration work? When treatment fails, what then?

Disrupt Prescription Antidepressant Supplies – “Zombie Apocalypse?”

Zombie Apocalypse? Seems like it's quietly come upon us. Antidepressant use among Americans is skyrocketing. Adults in the U.S. consumed four times more antidepressants in the late 2000s than they did in the early 1990s. AD's are the third most taken medication.

First ever “Global” Study: Statistics on Addictive Behaviors. 2014 Status Report

Addictive behaviors impose a high economic burden on society through health-care costs, public safety, crime and lost productivity, as well as other social costs. Estimates relating to problem behaviors (drinking, drugs, gambling) at global, regional and national levels are inconsistent.