Category Archives: Gambling

TEDTalks – Philip Zimbardo: The demise of guys

Psychologist Philip Zimbardo talked about the increasing failure of boys and men to engage with women in education and in social relationships, and how more men than ever are retreating to the ‘safety’ of male-only pursuits like pubs, strip clubs, … Continue reading

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Justen Wack the Founder of Saavi Discusses Saavi Accountability

Justen Wack the founder of Saavi Accountability discusses Saavi and how he came up with the idea for relational accountability software. I played soccer at MidAmerica Nazarene University where I recognized the intense struggle that almost every guy on the … Continue reading

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Online Gambling Addictions…

Do You Have an Online Gambling Addiction? Painfully, the answer to this question is almost always ‘no’ because gamblers or any other online addict rarely admit to being able to stop their habit. So many gamblers are deeply addicted to … Continue reading

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Gambling Addiction More Prevalent than Alcoholism in Adults

By FLOYD SWEET The Spectrum Losing money and the support of family and friends are common consequences of alcoholism. Studies show, however, that gambling addiction is more prevalent in adults compared with alcoholism, and can have the same consequences. After … Continue reading

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Recovery is Impossible Without Accountability

I would personally like to thank Roger Stark for taking the time to submit this article for our blog. Please check out his blog and book. The link to his website can be found at the end of the article. … Continue reading

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Excessive Internet Use Is Linked to Depression

This article shows the harmful effects of excessive internet use. Saavi Accountability can assist you to gain a handle on your internet use. For more information, check out Saavi Accountability Website ScienceDaily (Feb. 4, 2010) — People who spend a … Continue reading

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Internet Addiction

SIGNS, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT, AND SELF-HELP Joanna Saisan, MSW; Melinda Smith, M.A.; Lawrence Robinson; and Jeanne Segal, Ph.D., contributed to this article. Here is an article from that describes internet addiction and many of its forms. Saavi Accountability can be … Continue reading

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Saavi Accountability

Saavi Accountability is an instant online accountability program that allows users to set personalized standards and receive instant text message and email notifications anytime those standards have been violated. Saavi has been designed to solve the problem of online addictions … Continue reading

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