Other Disorders

Sex Addiction and Treatment Techniques

Seks Bağımlılığı ve Tedavi Teknikleri

All addictions quite negatively affect the life quality of the addicts. Sex addiction is of a more sensitive structure compared to some other addictions. For instance, patients having gambling or alcohol addiction are treated by keeping them away from gambling games or alcohol, while it is more difficult to apply this method in sex addiction. Because sex is a need as long as it is within an ideal frequency.

Caffeine Addiction and Psychiatry

Being the most common stimulant used today, caffeine has become a drug that is easy to reach as a result of its excessive consumption. Considered a sub-member of the substance use disorder, caffeine addiction was classified as a clinical disorder by the World Health Organization and took its place in the DSM-5 manual under the title “substance abuse disorder”.

Internet Addicts

It has the news, it has all sorts of entertainment; excitement is in the air, travel, sex, gossips; finding the best, removing the worst, I don’t know, it’s more than we could count… But what is this?

What is Trichotillomania?

Trichotillomania is a psychiatric disorder, in which the individual pulls out his/her own hair or body hair due to uncontrollable compulsions.

Empathy and Sympathy

The empathic ability is one of the serious health indicators. It is the capacity of comprehending what others feel or think at that moment, independently of one’s own feelings and thoughts.

What is a Broken Heart Syndrome?

Broken Heart Syndrome, also known as cardiomyopathy, is a condition brought on by an emotionally or physically stressful situation. Events that adversely affect the person’s emotions, like separation from or the loss of a loved one, betrayal, trauma, shock, depression, a difficult and stressful tooth extraction, or receiving happy news (like expecting a child, winning the lottery and similar) can bring on this syndrome. It is more common in women than in men.