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Unformatted text preview: Objectives for Chapter 11 Study-guide: 1. Define addiction. -continued involvement with a substance or activity despite ongoing negative consequences 2. Define negative consequences. -physical damage,legal trouble, financial problems, academic failure, family dissolution and other severe problems associated with addictions 3. Explain the difference between a habit and addiction.-In addiction repetition occurs from compulsion while habit you are doing it unknowingly. 4. Define withdrawal.-series of temp physical and Biopsychosocial symptoms that occur when the addict abruptly sustains from an addictive chemical or substance. 5. Define denial.-inability to precieve or accurately interpret the effects of the addictive behavior. 6. Define relapse. -isolated occurance of or full return to addictive behavior. 7. Describe the “Biopsychosocial Model of Addiction.”-proposes that addiction is caused by a variety of factors operating together thereby lending credability to all other theories.thereby lending credability to all other theories....
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- #, negative consequences, NIAAA, Define negative consequences