Choose a process addiction from the following list of Non-Substance-Related Disorders: Addiction to sex, porn, internet, gambling, food/binge-eating, or shopping.
Write a 750-1,000-word essay about the selected addiction. Be sure to include the following in your essay:
- A description of the selected process addiction
- The family and relationship costs associated with the addiction. This includes the changes in socioeconomic status and the associated impact.
- The societal costs associated with the addiction. This includes issues related to safety, education, and criminal activity.
- The economic costs, from local to federal levels, as a result of addiction-related incidents. This includes time lost on the job, legal and judicial expenses, rehabilitation and incarceration.
- Any medical costs associated with this addiction
- Include a minimum of three scholarly resources to support your essay.