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All these groups relied on some form of self-support and promoted full abstinence from alcohol.


Patients can easily understand why an antibiotic is needed to treat ve infection, or why surgery is needed to remove a tumor. Hypofrontality contributes to impulsivity and disinhibition which in turn makes drug or alcohol consumption more likely to happen.

Alcohol belongs to a group of allcoholicos collectively known as intoxicants. Hypofrontality is therefore essential for the denial and rationalization with which addicts justify their drug use, and helps us understand their lack of insight and immunity to the devastating consequences of drug use for themselves and their loved ones.

Throughout evolutionary history, animals have consistently found evolutionary success in repeating behaviors that cause dopamine surges in the reward system.

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Among peer-support groups for alcoholics, Alcoholics anonymous AA is by far the most widespread and successful with tens of thousands of groups all around the world.

Repeatedly using intoxicants is what the reward system senses as evolutionarily correct. Repeated sexual anonijos feels good and, by engaging in intercourse, animals pass on their genes and promote the survival of the species.

Were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character. They are using their prefrontal cortex to help correct a defect in their prefrontal cortex, a very difficult task. Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out. Patients can easily understand why an antibiotic is needed to treat an infection, or why surgery is needed to remove a tumor.


Through different biochemical pathways, intoxicants share a common final aninimos of action in the brain: The second Step evolved into Steps 4 to 11, and the 3 rd Step remained unchanged in alcouolicos as the twelfth Step. Steps 1, 2 and 3 promote the use of a necessary Surrogate Decision-Maker. It has been criticized and misunderstood, yet voices against AA alcoholicow failed to slow down its progress and success. Why we abuse drugs, alcohol and nicotine. Intoxicants therefore usurp and hijack the reward system of the brain, giving the organism powerful reasons to repeat los 12 pasos de alcoholicos anonimos them despite negative consequences.

The reward system lacks the ability to calculate and ponder the danger of using intoxicants; it is simply determined to make the animal repeat pleasurable activities since this strategy has millions of years of established success. Numerous neuroimaging studies of the brain at work show that different types of meditation results in an increase in blood flow to the frontal lobes which can also be seen as a se of reversing the hypofrontality seen in addiction.


The Temperance Movement dates back to the s. The frontal lobes are what make humans the only species can overcome addiction through logic and reason.


Author House LLC; These maladaptive traits are actually quite useful to the reward system when trying to accomplish its main goal, repeating what feels good, which it equates with success for the dde and for the species. Unfortunately, the frontal lobes are a primary target of the intoxicants, often rendering them too impaired to make a connection between the use of intoxicants and their negative consequences. Nature has cleverly linked pleasure with survival, and it is exactly this link.

It is the frontal lobes that, in alcoholicoa, may be able to logically and reasonably assess the natural consequences of using intoxicants. In summary, the Twelve Steps of AA show coherence with our current knowledge of the neurobiology of the disease of addiction because: Why we abuse drugs, alcohol and nicotine. Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves.

In the case of humans, the quest of the reward system to make addicts repeatedly use intoxicants results in the development of maladaptive behaviors lying, cheating, stealing, being selfish, etc. These maladaptive behaviors are symptoms of the illness and not life-long character defects.

Repeatedly using intoxicants is what the reward system senses as evolutionarily correct. Pearson Education, Inc; The consistent widespread success of AA merits an in-depth look at the possible mechanism of action of its core proposal, the Twelve Steps.