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PTSD and Addiction
in Anxiety

If exposure to a life-threatening event leads to long-term distress, or if your reaction to it becomes chronically and significantly disabling, you might have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Some people with PTSD may use drugs and alcohol to manage their symptoms and go on to develop addiction. Ideally, people with PTSD and addiction should have […]

Types of Mental Health Treatments
in Mental Health

Mental illness treatment can take place in a variety of settings and typically involves a multidisciplinary team of providers such as counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, nurses, mental health aides, and peer support professionals. There is no one-size-fits-all approach to mental health treatment. Treatment should instead be tailored to the individual. Mental health problems can vary greatly […]

Mental Health Problem Treatment Program Options
in Mental Health

Mental health issues affect individuals from all walks of life. If you are, or someone you love is, struggling with a mental health problem, it’s important to understand more about the issue. What Causes Mental Health Issues? Mental health issues can be caused by a number of varying factors, either alone or in combination. Causes […]

How to Find Help Treating a Mental Health Problem
in Mental Health

Mental health is a serious issue in the United States and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate as much as 25 percent of the American population has some form of mental illness. If you or a loved one is dealing with the effects of a mental illness, it can be difficult to […]

Mental Health Problem Symptoms, Causes and Effects
in Mental Health

Mental health problems can cover a broad range of disorders, but the common characteristic is that they all affect the affected person’s personality, thought processes or social interactions. They can be difficult to clearly diagnose, unlike physical illnesses. According to data from SAMHSA, 20 percent of people in America suffer from a form of mental […]