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How to Tell Someone You Need Help

Nearly one in five American adults is suffering from a mental health disorder at any given time. Of the millions affected, almost half will never receive treatment. There is a strong link between mental health disorders and substance use disorders. Having both types of conditions simultaneously is referred to as a co-occurring disorder or a…

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What to Expect in a Residential Psychotherapy Center

If you have been experiencing significant struggles with your mental health or are in the midst of a mental health crisis, residential psychiatric treatment can be an important part of your recovery. But while residential treatment provides the best possible foundation for long-term recovery, the decision to seek treatment can be intimidating and anxiety-inducing. Many…

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College Students and Substance Abuse

College Students and Substance Abuse: Deadly Combinations College is often a time of exploration and learning. However, for some, it’s also a time of binge drinking and substance abuse? Studies show that college students are more likely to partake in binge drinking, marijuana use, and prescription drug use, which often leads to substance abuse. College…

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Maintain Your Mental Health With Residential Treatment

Maintaining mental health is key to overall health, well-being, and enjoying life. Unfortunately, one in five people in the United States struggles with mental health issues, and even fewer seek treatment at a residential mental health treatment center. You may be thinking, “mental health is so important; why don’t more people seek treatment?” The answer…