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3 Signs of a Manic Episode from Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition that involves severe fluctuations in a person’s mood, ranging from deep depression to an energetic, euphoric high. This euphoric high is typically referred to as mania. If you have bipolar disorder and remain in a manic state for an extended period, you may require mania and bipolar treatment…

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Characteristics of a Good PTSD Treatment Program

Trauma can dramatically alter a person’s mental state, both immediately after the trauma and for years to come. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that arises from unprocessed trauma after experiencing a particularly shocking, dangerous, or stressful event. People living with PTSD often report severe anxiety, nightmares, or uncontrollable flashbacks to a…

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Where to Find a PTSD Support Group in Atlanta

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition that generally arises after exposure to a particularly dangerous or stressful situation. This can result in lasting psychological effects that require dedicated mental health treatment. Fortunately, if you or a loved one has been affected by PTSD, you are far from alone. PTSD affects millions of…

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Easing Anxiety About Returning to the Office

The COVID-19 pandemic has posed a special burden on those grappling with mental health issues. In addition to the potential physical health effects brought on by COVID-19, people all over the country have been dealing with higher levels of stress and anxiety related to the pandemic. Now, though more and more workplaces are returning to…

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Alumni Programs Can Help Keep You on Track

Though choosing to access mental health treatment is an important step on the road to recovery, it is often only the first of many. At Atlanta Center for Mental Health, your recovery journey does not end the moment you leave residential treatment. Our dedicated team of professionals is committed to supporting your long-term mental health…

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3 Ways Group Therapy Can Provide Support

Millions of Americans live with a mental illness, yet many feel alone in their struggle. While loved ones may be supportive, it can be difficult for them to relate to your experiences personally. But while mental illness is often isolating, it doesn’t have to be. A group therapy program connects you to others struggling with…

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Is a Residential Treatment Program Right for Me?

Mental health issues in adults are both common and treatable. But different people have diverse treatment needs. Symptoms can vary in severity, and some issues require more intensive treatment. If you or a loved one are struggling with a mental illness, or outpatient treatment has not been effective, it could be time to enter a…