What is Medication Assisted Treatment and Can it Help Me?

What is Medication Assisted Treatment and Can it Help Me?

Substance use disorder is a mental health issue that destroys not only the lives of those who are struggling with addiction but the family and loved ones of an individual who is struggling as well. For many people who are diagnosed with substance…
The Hazards of Getting the Wrong Mental Health Diagnosis

The Hazards of Getting the Wrong Mental Health Diagnosis

When we go to a medical, psychological specialist, we put our faith in those who have been to school and practiced in this medical field. However, there are times when people get the wrong mental health diagnosis or come across a provider who…
Some Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

Some Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays

The holidays can be a challenging time for people in recovery from substance use disorder. It’s a time that many people get together to have fun and may indulge in using addictive substances. Furthermore, it can be a time that evokes strong…
Dealing With Grief During the Holidays - How to Get Through

Dealing With Grief During the Holidays - How to Get Through

Grieving doesn’t just cease just because the holidays are right around the corner. The pain of losing a loved one is something that’s ongoing. So, the holidays can be a time of conflicted emotions for people who are grieving. While grief…
Some Ideas for Easy Mental Health Wellness New Year Resolutions

Some Ideas for Easy Mental Health Wellness New Year Resolutions

The new year is always a good excuse to make goals for our personal lives. But, while many people set physical goals for their new year resolutions like a new diet or exercising more, it can also be beneficial to set mental health wellness goals…
Methadone vs Buprenorphine - What’s Better for Opioid Treatment?

Methadone vs Buprenorphine - What’s Better for Opioid Treatment?

The opioid epidemic is affecting all areas of the United States, from coast to coast. People all over the country are dealing with opioid addiction. And, the effects are a rising number of opioid-related deaths. With over 49k American opioid…
Reducing Symptoms of Stress With Stress Management Therapy

Reducing Symptoms of Stress With Stress Management Therapy

Stress is a natural reaction to changes and challenging situations that come about in life. It helps our bodies to stay alert and aware so that we can better defend ourselves. But, for people who deal with stress and anxiety disorders, stress…
The Most Commonly Diagnosed Mental Health Issues in College Students

The Most Commonly Diagnosed Mental Health Issues in College Students

A lot happens when we move away from our parents for the first time and enroll in college. It’s a time when adolescents become adults, take on a load of responsibilities, are forced out of the environments they know, and are placed in completely…
Identifying Signs, Causes, and Treatment of Common Learning Disabilities

Identifying Signs, Causes, and Treatment of Common Learning Disabilities

Do you think that your child or even you may be living with a learning disability? If so, identifying signs and symptoms of these developmental issues can help to pinpoint the best type of treatment. So, check out some of the signs and symptoms…
What is Personal Development and How Can Therapy Help to Achieve It?

What is Personal Development and How Can Therapy Help to Achieve It?

What is personal development? Personal development is when a person is reaching their optimal potential as a human being. This can involve a number of different aspects of life including physical, emotional, and mental health as well as optimizing…