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Nikki's Compulsive Disorder Case Study

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1. Nikki’s compulsive spending disorder causes stress and problems in her marriage because she is being deceitful. She is spending money that her family can’t afford to spend. In addition, the money she did spend could have been used for her children’s education or even on family activities. 2. I think the clinical psychologists means that the problem isn’t money, in fact, it is a deeper problem rooted in her pass. Once the real trauma or memory is exposed, is when one can take action and start healing. 3. Being abandoned at birth and sent to an orphanage did not give Nikki the love and nurture she needed when she was a baby. As she grew older, she associated love with material things and money. In addition, every time she felt, sad, lonely,
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