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25 in 25 Volunteer Spotlight – Charles Novak
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25 in 25 Volunteer Spotlight – Charles Novak

Charles Novak, MS, MLADC, learned about rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) while in prison. The approach to overcoming addiction made sense to him, but when his five-year sentence ended, Novak discovered there wasn’t a similar treatment readily available. “There only seemed to be 12-step programs,” he recalls. While studying to be an addictions counselor, he learned more about SMART Recovery. And it really clicked.  “I didn’t like the idea of powerlessness [with 12-step programs],” Novak says. He learned as much as he could about SMART Recovery, even talking at length with founding president, Dr. Joe Gerstein, about the program. A few years later, Novak brought the program to the detox center where he was working.   In 2014, Novak started the first SMART Recovery meetings in New Ha...
Mr Maximum. Snooker Loopy. The Great Willie Thorne
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Mr Maximum. Snooker Loopy. The Great Willie Thorne

Willie Thorne (left) with Chas and Dave (centre) and his Matchroom Mob colleagues Tony Meo, Terry Griffiths, Dennis Taylor and Steve DavisMr Maximum. Snooker Loopy. The Great Willie Thorne.He was all of these. One of snooker's most popular players, a respected television commentator and a much-loved figure, although he had a gambling addiction which left him heavily in debt.Thorne, who has died aged 66, was perhaps recognised for his premature bald head and manicured moustache as much as his break-building prowess.His soothing tones endeared him to a generation of TV viewers, and he was a popular contestant on Strictly Come Dancing. In a career that spanned snooker's boom in the 1980s, he was part of the Matchroom Mob that featured in the surprise 1986 chart hit Snooker Loopy.Thorne went f...
Problem Gambling, Addiction [Video]
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Problem Gambling, Addiction [Video]

Gambling Addiction and Problem Gambling Are you or a loved one dealing with a gambling problem? Explore the warning signs and symptoms and learn how to stop. What is gambling addiction and problem gambling? Gambling problems can happen to anyone from any walk of life. Your gambling goes from a fun, harmless diversion to an unhealthy obsession with serious consequences. Whether you bet on sports, scratch cards, roulette, poker, or slots—in a casino, at the track, or online—a gambling problem can strain your relationships, interfere with work, and lead to financial disaster. You may even do things you never thought you would, like running up huge debts or even stealing money to gamble. Gambling addiction—also known as pathological gambling, compulsive gambli...
ICFO Niche Marketing – Increasing Internet Crime Awareness [Video]
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ICFO Niche Marketing – Increasing Internet Crime Awareness [Video]

ICFO Niche Marketing The Internet Crime Fighters Org [ICFO], was founded by Dr. Don Yates Sr Ph.D., online since 2004 investigating and reporting Internet Crimes. Author "The Internet Users Handbook, 2009-2013" What is Niche Marketing?  A niche market is the subset of the market on which a specific product is focused. The market niche defines the product features aimed at satisfying specific market needs, as well as the price range, production quality, and the demographics that it is intended to target. It is also a small market segment. Wikipedia Why ICFO Niche Marketing? Niche Marketing expands the reach of Our Cause. The Best of The Web Content for each niche is overlayed and indexed on our Internet Crime Fighters content foundation. ICFO and related, groups, for...
Game Addiction – 9 Signs You’re Addicted [Video]
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Game Addiction – 9 Signs You’re Addicted [Video]

Video Game Addiction – Symptoms, Causes, and Effects Escaping video games addiction: Cam Adair at TEDxBoulder What Is Video Game Addiction? Video game addiction is a real mental health condition affecting millions of people around the world. The World Health Organization recognizes it as “Gaming Disorder” in their International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) as “a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behaviour, which may be online or offline, manifested by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to gaming to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other life interests and daily activities and continuation or escalation of gaming despite the occurrence of negative consequences.” Although billions of people play video games, the majority of them do not have ...
Internet Addiction and You [Video]
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Internet Addiction and You [Video]

The Real Danger of Internet Addiction Internet addiction - online without end | DW Documentary Internet Addiction Disorder Signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for those who may be addicted to the Web on their PC or smartphone. by: Christina Gregory, PhD What Is Internet Addiction? Do you play video games on the Internet in excess? Are you compulsively shopping online? Can’t physically stop checking Facebook? Is your excessive computer use interfering with your daily life – relationships, work, school? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be suffering from Internet Addiction Disorder, also commonly referred to as Compulsive Internet Use (CIU), Problematic Internet Use (PIU), or iDisorder. Originally debated as a “real thing,” it was satirically theorized as a ...
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How to Prepare For a Financial Crisis [Video]

Global Financial Meltdown - One Of The Best Financial Crisis Documentary Films Storm ahead? Here’s how to prepare for a financial crisis As the IMF and others warn us that a downturn (crisis) could be coming, we examine how you can protect yourself Patrick Collinson Cloudy outlook … some experts think a crash is around the corner. Photograph: NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images Every 10 years or so a financial crisis hits global markets – and it’s 10 years since the last one. This week the IMF warned that not only are the storm clouds of the next global financial crisis gathering but also that the world financial system is unprepared for another downturn. Will your pension be wrecked? The value of your house plummet? Will your industry be hit by a wave of redund...
ICFO Archive: MLM Bytes [Video]
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ICFO Archive: MLM Bytes [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of MLM Bytes  Multi-level marketing MLM Right Click on Links Multi-level marketing, also called pyramid selling, network marketing, and referral marketing, is a marketing strategy for the sale of products or services where the revenue of the MLM company is derived ... Wikipedia Is Network Marketing Just a Scam? Climb to the Top Pyramid selling schemes are a dime a dozen. Orrin Woodward’s organization is one step ahead of them all. 12 Tips to Avoiding Pyramid Schemes & Scams like MonaVie Top 4 challenges in marketing a Monavie MLM business MLM Compensation Plans: The Matrix Model State of supplements: Elusive wealth, strong lure Debt and defeat at the bottom of the sales pyramid Amid riches for a few, most in multilevel marketing lose out The Burn...
ICFO Archive: OneCoin Ponzi Scheme 1 [Video]
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ICFO Archive: OneCoin Ponzi Scheme 1 [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of OneCoin Ponzi Scheme 1 (Comments TimTayshun) Right Click on Links Osmo Joronen Head OFfice is in Bulgaria. The CEO is Bulgarian. It is not there to escape anything. : One Network Services Ltd., Tsar Osvoboditel 12, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria OneCoin is a Limited Company registered in Gibraltar. OneCoin Ltd. official address is OneCoin Ltd, Suite 2B, 143 Main Street, Gibraltar. Ruja Ignatova CEO Nothing “secret” about it. OneCoin – Facts And Figures Without Hype University censors student who called out OneCoin Ponzi Ignatova does it again, another fake magazine cover? Who wants to be a OneCoin millionaire? YOU don’t – here’s why hyped-up web currency is virtually worthless OneCoin a “worthless get rich quick” scheme Thank you for your input Jesse Jesse, ...
ICFO Archive: Additions, Online Addictions [Video]
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ICFO Archive: Additions, Online Addictions [Video]

Older ICFO archive history of Addictions, Online Addictions  Right Click on Links Sexologist urges Hunter parents to talk to children about sexuality An Australian sexologist visiting the Hunter says the average child accesses pornography by the age of 13. An Australian sexologist who is visiting the Hunter today, says communication is the key for parents of children in what’s become a highly sexualized world. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-23/sexologist-urges-hunter-parents-to-talk-to-children-about-sexua/5542302 Hardcore internet pornography ‘most prominent sexual educator’ for young people, experts say  http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-06-04/porn-most-prominent-sexual-educator-experts-warn/6522846 Long-term public health crisis amongst Australian children, seminar hears The wi...