August 11, 2010
Geoff Thompson, Program Director for the Sunshine Coast Health Centre, offers a review of the disease vs. anti-disease debate regarding addiction, discussing researchers who do not agree that addiction is a disease.
March 15, 2010
By Geoff Thompson Program Director Sunshine Coast Health Center Several of the alumni have been asking recently about the biology of addiction. One asked whether eating sugar was a sign that one was still in
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August 10, 2009
Geoff Thompson, Program Director for Sunshine Coast Health Centre, uses Drew Barrymore as a positive example of an individual who overcame the negative stigma of addiction.
April 3, 2009
Geoff Thompson, Program Director for Sunshine Coast Health Centre, talks about the stigma of addiction and the impact this can have on your life and your recovery.
November 1, 2008
Geoff Thompson argues that addiction is primarily a result of the individual and not the drug. Geoff also argues that drugs such as crystal meth are not somehow instantly addictive as many in drug prevention circles tend to purport.