Hungry for Healing: The Rise of Therapy Notes for Episode One, Hungry for Healing: The Rise of Therapy 1. More people are now getting into psychotherapy than in previous years. (But addiction treatment is still not accessible). https://www.samhsa.gov/newsroom/press-announcements/201509170900 2. Addiction Research: Lack of positive emotional connection with others makes us more vulnerable to addictive behavior.