Addicts have addictive personalities and are therefore more prone to developing an addiction, whether that be with alcohol, drugs, sex, gambling or a combination of vices. Right? Well, perhaps not. What if we’re all addicts in some form or another. What if there is no ‘normal’ and as humans we are simply wired for addiction?
A case study from Port of Call
Pete, 29, from Birmingham is a compulsive gambler. What started as an occasional flutter soon progressed to a full-blown addiction that threatened to tear his young family apart.
In a series of gambling addiction stories, Port of Call tells Pete’s journey from active addiction to recovery.