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Dr. Robert Eme Publishes Article Titled “The overlapping neurobiology of addiction and ADHD”

Robert Eme, PhD, professor of clinical psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Schaumburg recently published an article titled “The overlapping neurobiology of addiction and ADHD.”

The article appears in Open Access Text at

The article focuses on issues that could make people more vulernable to become addicted to alcohol and/or drugs. These include Attention-De cit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)—which can result invulnerability to addiction because of overlapping neurobiology involving the mesolimbic and mesocortical dopamine neural networks.