LISTEN: Gareth Cliff interviews Lauren Martin, Counselling Psychologist and Head of Teaching and Learning at our Pretoria Campus, on the effects of lockdown restrictions on addicts.
Lauren shares some insight into her personal experiences with addictions, what addicts might be feeling and speaks into the broader context of how we can respond to addicts during this time with regards to empathy vs anger.
Listen to the full podcast here.
If you’re interested in helping people deal with addiction, including severe forms of substance abuse, you should consider studying a counselling course at SACAP, where you can acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to be an addictions counsellor. For more information, enquire now.