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The Destructive Influence of Imaginary Peers

Spring Breakers Beware: Psychological Science Explores Excess Drinking

Researchers have a long history of examining both the psychological lure and effects of binge drinking. ... More>

Shame About Past Drinking Problem May Lead to Relapse

Being Ashamed of Drinking Prompts Relapse, Not Recovery

Shame About Past Alcoholism Predicts Relapse and Declining Health in Recovering Alcoholics

Feeling shame about past instances of problem drinking may increase the likelihood of relapse and other health problems, according to a new study in Clinical Psychological Science. ... More>