If you have an addiction, it may help you to talk to a therapist. Here's a selection of the verified and qualified therapists on PlusGuidance who can help you identify and work with you to overcome this. Most of them offer consultations.
Prescription drugs e.g. sedatives, hypnotics, anxiolytics such as sleeping pills
Opiods such as heroin
Amphetamines e.g. methamphetamine or meth
Phencyclidine, also known as PCP or Angel Dust
Other unspecified substances
Other behavioural addictions
Obsession with having access to desired thing
Preoccupation with the desired thing
Increased risk-taking in relation to addiction
Failed attempts to stop or control the addiction
Addiction continues despite negative consequences and knowing it’s bad for you
Increased tolerance of the addictive activity or substance, i.e. you need more of it to satisfy you
Isolating yourself to make it easier to engage in the activity without others knowing about it
Neglect of relationships and life obligations to engage more in the activity
Spending a lot of time planning to fulfill the addiction or recovering from the effects of it
"I had some consultations and then found the therapist I’m now working successfully with. PlusGuidance is giving people opportunities that just haven’t existed before - a new way to approach mental health treatment."
If what we describe above sounds like you, it may be worth talking to a qualified therapist that can help you work your way through this. PlusGuidance is a convenient way to get access to the right therapist for you. The website has a broad list of therapists specialising in addiction and other challenges so you’re bound to find the right one for you.
PlusGuidance also offers you four ways to have sessions with your preferred therapist: Online video, voice calls, messaging or in-person at the therapist's office. All online communications are secure and comply with the highest standards of data protection.
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