Compulsive Behaviors

NOTE: This article was originally posted to my previous blog, “The Healing Project,” in April 2010.  Last week, I wrote the post “Overspending,” about a recent shopping trip that resulted in my spending too much money and feeling that I had acted in a compulsive manner.  Although there were important lessons inherent in that individual experience, it also raised the issue of compulsive behavior in general.  This post is geared toward examining compulsive behavior, getting to the root of why … [Read more...]