Due to the general definition of a process addiction many different addictive behaviors can fall within the category of a process addiction. The main element of an addiction being a process addiction is that it is not a chemical addiction to drugs or alcohol. The physical and mental mechanics of addiction are the same.
The list can include any day-to-day activity that has become overpowering and destructive in an individual’s life.
Here is a list of some of the most common process addictions:
- Hand Washing
- Self Injurious Behaviors (SIB)
- Trichotillomania (Chronic Hair Pulling)
- Video games
Here is a link to an interesting list of addictive behaviors: List of Addictive Behaviors
As you can see literally anything can become a process addiction if it starts to follow the criteria for an addictive disorder.