He makes an impassioned and scientifically backed call for us to examine our understanding of addiction. He explains how the opposite of addiction is not sobriety, but rather connection, no matter the type of addiction. He is a very engaging presenter with a meaningful and deep message, so do take the time to listen.
We live in a switched-on world in which it’s almost unthinkable to be without social media for so much as a day. According to Statista, a company specialising in market and consumer data, around 30 million South Africans were on social networking sites in 2019. What’s more, this number is set to grow to close to 50 million by 2026!