Compare the 1960 disease model by Jellinek to one of the seven models discussed in your book chapter 1.

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Compare the 1960 disease model by Jellinek to one of the seven models discussed in your book chapter 1.

Compare and contrast the 1960 disease model by Jellinek and the model you selected for their definition of addiction.

 

Compare the 1960 disease model by Jellinek to one of the seven models discussed in your book chapter 1.

The seven models you can choose from:

Moral model
Psychological model
Family model
Disease model
Biological model
Sociocultural model
Multi-causal model

Include the following in your discussion:

– Provide a statement of your personal definition of addiction (This is just how you see addiction and does not have to have any models of addiction to support it.).

– Include a brief overview of the 1960 disease model by Jellinek and the model you selected.

– Compare and contrast the 1960 disease model by Jellinek and the model you selected for their definition of addiction.

Respond to two of your peers’ definitions. How does your peer’s definition differ from your own? How is it similar?