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What is Work addiction?

What is Work addiction?

  • Work addiction: Work addiction refers to the excessive amounts of time spent at work. The person feels unable to reduce the amount of time spent at work as it becomes a sole source of fulfilment for them. Family and social relationships often suffer as a consequence. Although it is not considered a recognised addiction it can have a significant impact on a person's life. Workaholics often have underlying emotional problems.

Work addiction: Introduction

Types of Work addiction:

Broader types of Work addiction:

How serious is Work addiction?

Complications of Work addiction: see complications of Work addiction

What causes Work addiction?

Causes of Work addiction: see causes of Work addiction

What are the symptoms of Work addiction?

Symptoms of Work addiction: see symptoms of Work addiction

Complications of Work addiction: see complications of Work addiction

Work addiction: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Work addiction.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Work addiction.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Work addiction: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Work addiction.
Treatments for Work addiction: see treatments for Work addiction
Research for Work addiction: see research for Work addiction

Name and Aliases of Work addiction

Main name of condition: Work addiction

Other names or spellings for Work addiction:



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