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    • Addiction, compulsion, and weakness of the will: A dual-process perspective 

      Henden, Edmund (Oxford University Press, 2016)
      How should addictive behavior be explained? In terms of neurobiological illness and compulsion, or as a choice made freely, even rationally, in the face of harmful social or psychological circumstances? Some of the ...
    • Addiction, Voluntary Choice, and Informed Consent: A Reply to Uusitalo and Broers 

      Henden, Edmund (Wiley, 2015-09-30)
      In an earlier article in this journal I argued that the question of whether heroin addicts can give voluntary consent to take part in research which involves giving them a choice of free heroin does not – in contrast with ...
    • Addiction: choice or compulsion? 

      Henden, Edmund; Melberg, Hans Olav; Røgeberg, Ole Jørgen (Frontiers Media, 2013-08-07)
      Normative thinking about addiction has traditionally been divided between, on the one hand, a medical model which sees addiction as a disease characterized by compulsive and relapsing drug use over which the addict has ...
    • Exploring online problem gambler's motivation to change 

      Johansen, Ayna Beate; Helland, Pål Fylling; Wennesland, Dag Kosòl; Henden, Edmund; Brendryen, Håvar (Elsevier, 2019-06-17)
      The treatment for drug addiction is considered a difficult path for the most of patients. As matter of fact, individuals with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) experience numerous challenges before, during and after the treatment ...
    • Providing free heroin to addicts participating in research - ethical concerns and the question of voluntariness 

      Henden, Edmund; Bærøe, Kristine (Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2014)
      Providing heroin to people with heroin addiction taking part in medical trials assessing the effectiveness of the drug as a treatment alternative breaches ethical research standards, some ethicists maintain. Heroin ...