Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Addiction and Ayahuasca.

Treating drug addiction with mystic medicine.

Photo by Curioso Photography on Unsplash

Addiction can be understood to be an escape from internal suffering and pain as a result of trauma; both from childhood and later in life. Substance misuse fills a void left by feelings of worthlessness. Dr Gabor Mate often asks his patients what happened TO them that they became addicted; there is always a back story. The person struggles to…

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Sam Coleman

Sam Coleman

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Therapist and aspiring writer passionate about helping people to empower themselves to realise their dreams and ambitions. www.stillirisecounselling.co.uk