Models of Addiction - Biological - Neurological Evaluations

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Models of Addiction - Biological

Evaluations of the Neurological Explanation


- Explains addictions such as smoking and how tolerance is built up and has tangeable evidence to back it up.

- Provides opportunities for solutions and interventions to addictions to be discovered using this explanation.


- Doesn't explain behavioural addictions such as gambling.

- Is reductionist as it doesnt consider


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