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Impulse control disorder (ICD) is a distinct class of psychiatric disorders that are characterized by failure to resist an urge, temptation, or impulse that could harm oneself or others. There are two different types of treatments that are routinely recommended for impulse control disorder: psychological therapy and medication therapy. Specific prescriptions are proven to be highly effective in when treating an impulse control disorder. Moreover, therapy helps to break damaging cycles that have sometimes accrued over a number of years. A therapist who is experienced in treating impulse control disorders has the ability to assist you or your loved one in addressing and treating specific issues.
Impulse control therapists can assist clients with the following goals: Identify impulsive and addictive cycles and behaviors, Identify and treat any co-occurring disorders such as depression or anxiety, Understand the physiological and psychological components of your impulses, Create new and healthy patterns, Begin to repair relationships affected by impulsivity or addiction, Create a comprehensive treatment plan unique to your specific needs. Clients who enlist the help of a professional will begin to weigh the pros and cons of an action. Rather than buying an item you can't afford or screaming at your boss, you will likely start to rely on reason and be able to keep your actions under control. In order to experience a happier, healthier, and more productive life, consider finding an impulse control therapist who connects with you.
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