THERAPY OF MEANING DEPRIVATION AS A METHOD OF OVERCOMING GAMBLING ADDICTION

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  • SAMVEL KHUDOYAN Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovyan

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https://doi.org/10.24234/miopap.v15i3.196

Abstract

The author?s method of gambling addiction therapy is represented in the article. The method is based on the assumption and understanding of the meaning of an activity which motivates the person to its realization. The understanding of lack of the meaning in an unwanted behavior (in this case, gambling) and it will contribute to overcome it.

Author Biography

SAMVEL KHUDOYAN, Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovyan

Doctor of Psychological Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Developmental and Applied Psychology at Khachatur Abovian Armenian State Pedagogical University

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Published

2017-12-19

How to Cite

KHUDOYAN, S. (2017). THERAPY OF MEANING DEPRIVATION AS A METHOD OF OVERCOMING GAMBLING ADDICTION. Main Issues Of Pedagogy And Psychology, 15(3), 63-65. https://doi.org/10.24234/miopap.v15i3.196

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