Description: “As a budding cultural ecologist and student of the emerging field of Ecopsychology, I couldn’t help but draw parallels between our relationship to addiction, drugs, and recovery and our relationship to oil, gas, coal, unchecked capitalism, and all the things that we think we need to keep investing in despite knowing that they aren’t serving us or the rest of life on Earth anymore. How does addiction relate to our relationship to the living world? How have we, as a society, treated our planet and interpreted how to deal with the ecological crisis that we are currently faced with? ”
Resource Type(s): Article/Post, Online Forum
Wellness Domains: Earth, Earthlings, Human Society, Personal
Wholesome Practices Promoted: Social Change Theory, Self-reflection/transform.
Harmful Practices Critiqued: Fossil Fuel, Mining, Corp. Finance/Banking