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4 Benefits of a Residential Mental Health Treatment Program

Residential treatment is a core component of a mental health treatment program. It paves the road to a successful recovery by providing those who suffer from a mental health disorder with a daily schedule of therapy, counseling, activities, healthy meals, and time to rest and recharge. The structure and stability of this routine help restore…

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When Is National Public Health Week?

National Public Health Week, celebrated between April 5th and April 11th this year, will be an entirely virtual event hosted by the American Public Health Association. The goal is to help create the healthiest society possible and ensure that everyone understands how they can do their part.  As a nation, every day, we are faced…

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How Can Stress Awareness Month Benefit Your Mental Health?

Since 1992, Stress Awareness Month has been recognized worldwide in April to bring awareness and education to the causes and prevention of the stress epidemic. Stress is considered a leading cause of many physical, emotional, and mental health concerns. Reducing stress and the consequences it brings begins with awareness of its existence and the many…

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Overcoming Anxiety While Staying Sober

Millions of people around the world suffer from an anxiety disorder. For many, it prevents them from living life to the fullest, and recovery may seem impossible. It is very common for sufferers in their desperation to overcome their symptoms through self-medicating with drugs or alcohol, or both. This behavior can quickly lead to addiction…

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Myths And Facts About Bipolar Disorder

Recognizing bipolar disorder symptoms may help save the life of a loved one. This is one of the most misunderstood conditions, and, as such, it often remains diagnosed until it becomes out of control. Yet, bipolar disorder treatment is highly effective and may significantly improve your quality of life. Our team provides a comprehensive bipolar…

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What It Feels Like to Live with a Mental Health Disorder

People living with mental health disorders are often misunderstood. Having an idea of the struggles that people with mental health issues face can help us be more understanding of the people around us. The Atlanta Center for Mental Health provides the best mental healthcare in Atlanta. You can reach our Riverdale office by calling 833.625.0458.…

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Common Mental Health Disorders

Dealing with life can be complicated without extra stressors. Therefore, when you add a mental health challenge to the mix, you can have more difficulty coping. Several common mental health disorders exist that create barriers for people having a successful journey through life. Consequently, some people turn to substance abuse as a way to cope…