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    Chambers, R. Andrew 2013. Adult hippocampal neurogenesis in the pathogenesis of addiction and dual diagnosis disorders. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Vol. 130, Issue. 1-3, p. 1.


Impulsivity, dual diagnosis, and the structure of motivated behavior in addiction

  • R. Andrew Chambers (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 July 2008

Defining brain mechanisms that control and adapt motivated behavior will not only advance addiction treatment. It will help society see that addiction is a disease that erodes free will, rather than representing a free will that asks for or deserves consequences of drug-use choices. This science has important implications for understanding addiction's comorbidity in mental illness and reducing associated public health and criminal justice burdens.

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