Shopping addiction

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Shopping addiction

  1. 1. Shopping addiction
  2. 2. <ul><li>When a person is gratifying to go shopping and starts using this activity as the only way to find happiness. </li></ul><ul><li>Technical term: </li></ul><ul><li>Onimania. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Symptoms. <ul><li>Satisfaction while purchasing </li></ul><ul><li>Feeling of guilt after buying </li></ul><ul><li>Bad relationships </li></ul><ul><li>Goods may be destroyed or hidden </li></ul>
  4. 4. Common justifications <ul><li>It was an opportunity </li></ul><ul><li>It was a great price </li></ul><ul><li>It is always good for wardrobe </li></ul>
  5. 5. Social causes <ul><li>Capitalist Societies </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing and advertasing </li></ul><ul><li>Client/credict cards </li></ul><ul><li>Growing number of fast loans </li></ul>
  6. 6. Emotional causes <ul><li>Low self-esteem </li></ul><ul><li>Inability to tolerate negative feelings </li></ul><ul><li>Need to feel special </li></ul><ul><li>Excitement and aproval seeking </li></ul><ul><li>Perfectionism </li></ul><ul><li>Emotional deprivations in childhood </li></ul><ul><li>Need to gain control </li></ul><ul><li>Compulsiveness and impulsiveness </li></ul>
  7. 7. Consequences <ul><li>Dificulties at work. </li></ul><ul><li>Problems with family. </li></ul><ul><li>Ruined credit history. </li></ul><ul><li>  Theft or defalcation of money </li></ul>
  8. 8. Tips <ul><li>Make a list </li></ul><ul><li>Invest the money </li></ul><ul><li>Entertaiment options </li></ul><ul><li>Do not frequent places like malls </li></ul><ul><li>Be critical of advertising </li></ul><ul><li>Putting off buying something </li></ul><ul><li>Recognizing the problem and seek for help </li></ul>

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