Everyone knows that you need to keep up to stay at the top of your game, but few stop to think if they’re playing the right game to begin with.
Ten years after asking why “Why?” is important, Dr Wetsman muses on why nothing has changed in addiction treatment.
When we focus on solving a problem quickly, we often don’t take the time to find out the real cause. This leads to a lot of rework and new problems.
We are comfortable when we think we know how the world works, but this comfort can keep us from examining the assumptions that limit growth.
Dr Wetsman recounts a time when he needed help untangling his glasses and compares it to what people with addiction need.
Dr Wetsman recounts an interview he heard examining what great investors and great sports figures have in common. What can addiction treatment or healthcare professionals learn from this?