When does pleasure become an addiction?

  • Steven Pack
  • Published 2005 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…


As a community psychiatric nurse I meet people from right across the social spectrum, often in their own homes. One of my clients is Liz (a pseudonym), a 35-year-old mother with a successful business, huge mortgage, difficult ex-husband, fluctuating depressive illness and an addiction to the sun. 


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@article{Pack2005WhenDP, title={When does pleasure become an addiction?}, author={Steven Pack}, journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)}, year={2005}, volume={20 10}, pages={31} }