Summarize the video (including the major players/people in the video, topic of issue, background on each person involved, basically include enough information that your reader can get a basic understanding of what occurred in the video).
Although the video portrayed shopping in what are referred to as “brick and mortar” stores, there are similarities to online shopping and to someone who is addicted to online shopping. At what point do you think that a person who has an online shopping addiction spills over into possible hoarding behavior?
How are the stories of Dipna, Ebony, and Dene similar? How are they different?
Do you think that the family members involved are responsible for enabling the behavior? Why or why not?
Dene equates his online bidding on eBay to gambling, that the thrill of the win is what motivates him the most. Would you agree with this assessment? Why or why not? Please find some scholarly support to back up your statements.
Interpret the impact of online shopping addiction, digital hoarding, and online sexual addictions have on the individual and the families involved. How was each person and the family unit impacted?
What are some possible points of intervention?
What would you do if you found out someone you cared about was dealing with a shopping addiction?