a woman works at a dual diagnosis treatment center

Understanding How Dual Diagnosis Treatment Can Help You

Many people consider mental illness and drug addiction to be separate issues. However, current research demonstrates the importance of treating these mental health conditions together. People who struggle with substance use disorders may suffer from co-occurring mental illnesses. These may include depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. In some cases, a person’s underlying mental health disorders…

a woman suffers from borderline personality disorder

Transitioning to Adulthood with Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental health condition that affects how people relate to themselves and others. It can cause people to have unstable relationships, act impulsively, and make self-destructive choices. Borderline personality disorder can be difficult to understand, and the way it presents itself changes over a person’s lifetime. This condition can be…