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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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I usually tell my patients and their families that compulsive behavior in relation to gambling is a problem. However, they are much more than compulsive gamblers, as they usually call themselves, as well as the context. Which leaves them rigidly under the label of diagnosis. The game in excess, is an aspect of his personality and has treatment. They also have different roles in life and many positive aspects for which to consider themselves valuable people.
 A noticeable relief is observed when they manage to run from the diagnosis, accept their problem and, at the same time, recognize their competences and positive characteristics in other aspects of their lives.
Greetings.
I usually tell my patients and their families that compulsive behavior in relation to gambling is a problem. However, they are much more than compulsive gamblers, as they usually call themselves, as well as the context. Which leaves them rigidly under the label of diagnosis. The game in excess, is an aspect of his personality and has treatment. They also have different roles in life and many positive aspects for which to consider themselves valuable people.
 A noticeable relief is observed when they manage to run from the diagnosis, accept their problem and at the same time, recognize their competences and positive characteristics in other aspects of their lives.
Regards.

It would have been both interesting and useful to add one more scenario: Steve had been diagnosed as having a moderate gambling disorder, received treatment, and is now in recovery.

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