Addiction is not a choice, it is a disease. And it has a lot to do with the brain. Dr. Nicole Labor, IBH Addiction Recovery medical director, presents The Addictoholic Deconstructed: Neurobiology of Addiction 101. To better understand the disease of addiction, its causes, and how to treat it, watch the series of videos below.

Dr. Nicole Labor is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Bio-Behavioral Health and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a residency in Family Practice at the State University of New York in Buffalo, New York, followed by a fellowship in addiction medicine through Geisinger in northeastern Pennsylvania.