How Addiction & Personality Disorders Impact High Wealth Individuals
High Wealth disorder, sometimes referred to as money disorder, refers to financial beliefs and unhealthy and self-destructive behaviors that can lead to distress and impairment in an individual’s quality of life.
Addiction, behavioral disorders, & high stress can also impact high wealth families & individuals in a specific & unique way.
Articles About High Wealth
https://www.facebook.com/allaboutinterventions/videos/2209868919240331/ The annual Super Bowl is here again - America’s most watched televised event - and that means Americans will consume truck loads of guacamole, bean dip and chicken wings. And just because it’s...read more
Susan Sarandon’s character on the hit Showtime series Ray Donovan is one of the most powerful Machiavellian if not the most powerful studio head in the movie industry. Samantha Winslow, the character’s name, yields tremendous power as a media mogul and has final say...read more
This article originally appeared on Huffington Post. The last article I wrote on working with high-wealth individuals drew a lot of attention. A few individuals wrote this population was their specialty and some individuals called me to see what I knew. It was as if...read more
The win may be the biggest pressure for players in professional sports. It is not enough to train for hours, days and weeks, a marriage of the mental and physical, pushing athletes to the brink. To finish first, conquer your opponent, and to stand highest on the...read more
I was never inclined to play sports. It wasn’t until I met my husband - a former collegiate athletic director - who taught me how the game of football is played. However, it wasn’t knowing where the red zone is, calling the 25 second rule or how many quarters are...read more
This article originally appeared on Huffington Post. Sam Polk, a former hedge-fund trader on Wall Street, tells the New York Times how his addiction to money and gambling was the source of his discontent. “In my last year on Wall Street my bonus was $3.6 million,”...read more
John Collins, Director of Investment Advisory & Principal of Aspiriant, recently published an article titled, "Addiction and Financial Management", in which he discusses the difficult situation that a wealth advisor sometimes finds himself or herself in when a client...read more
Below is an excerpt from an article on Yahoo that features a recent interview with Dr. Stanger. Ozzy Osbourne is the latest on a list of celebrities who have blamed their infidelities on sex addiction. The same week an interview with the Black Sabbath singer’s...read more
It has been alleged that Prince’s family may have known about his drug use and abuse for years. According to a CNN report, two of Prince’s deceased siblings knew as far back as 2006 of his reliance on Percocet. The question becomes could Prince’s family members,...read more