David Rogers, M.A., LPC: Therapist explains addiction and how to become a healthy person in recovery. He discusses how only stopping the addictive behavior is not enough. So, a person must learn coping skills to eliminate or deal with the triggers that cause them to drink, drug or gamble. He then reminds us that addiction is an attempt to meet legitimate needs through unhealthy methods. Dave lays out a blueprint for meeting those needs and how to solve the puzzle of addiction!