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What Does Anxiety Feel Like?

Posted in Mental Health

Most people experience minor stressors and temporary worries. However, many people struggle on a daily basis with some form of anxiety...

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Pressure and Expectation

Posted in Mental Health, Recovery

Maintaining your sobriety is your priority and there are many aspects of your daily life that you have to manage carefully to ensure you...

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Exhaustion and Recovery

Posted in Mental Health, Recovery

Stress, exhaustion and burnout can hinder your ability to keep your recovery a priority. It is important to understand about exhaustion...

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How to Talk to a Friend About His Depression

Posted in Help for Friends & Family, Mental Health

Depression affects a person’s thoughts, moods and behaviors, and is a mental health issue that people battle with on a daily basis. Many...

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Why Families of Addicts Should Seek Counseling for Codependency

Posted in Help for Friends & Family, Mental Health

To learn more about why you should seek counseling for codependency, you might want to get a better understanding of the definition of...

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What to Do When You Are Feeling Overwhelmed

Posted in Mental Health

Feeling overwhelmed is not a singular event; it is a process that often starts with a crisis or the culmination of too many stressors...

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How Will Abusing Sedatives Affect My Depression?

Posted in Mental Health

Depression is enough of a daily struggle. You don’t need to make your depression any worse by abusing sedatives or engaging in any other...

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Addiction and an Underdog Mentality

Posted in Mental Health

How can having an underdog mentality improve your odds of finding addiction recovery? If you believe that it is better to fight for...

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3 Decades of Legislation and the Changing Views on Mental Health

Posted in Mental Health

In 1946, President Truman signed the National Mental Health Act, which established the National Institute of Mental Health. Since that...

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What to Do When You Feel Like You Have Two Brains

Posted in Mental Health

The human brain controls many aspects of our bodies including physical, hormonal, emotional and mental states. When the brain has been...

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4 Ways to Identify Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Yourself

Posted in Help for You, Mental Health

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) disorder is characterized by...

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Can Post-Partum Depression Lead to Addiction?

Posted in About Addiction, Mental Health

Many women experience a form of depression, often referred to as the baby blues, after giving birth to their child. A combination of...

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Trauma’s Tell-Tale Signs

Posted in Mental Health

Trauma has many faces. Trauma may have become clearer in mainstream understanding as a result of an increasing number of soldiers returning...

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How Happy People Can Still Get Depression

Posted in Mental Health

The Mayo Clinic defines depression as a mood disorder that is characterized by persistent sadness and loss of interest in previously...

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How Drugs Affect Women’s Brains

Posted in Mental Health

Before we can explore how drugs affect women’s brain and body chemistry, it is important to understand how drugs affect all brains....

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Psychological Effects of the Seasons on Your Recovery

Posted in Mental Health, Recovery

The meteorological seasons—winter, spring, summer and fall—each bring different weather patterns, holidays and associations. Depending...

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The Warning Signs of Depression and Bipolar Disorder

Posted in Mental Health

The Mayo Clinic describes mental health disorders as conditions that negatively affect mood, thoughts, behavior and quality of life. While...

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How DBT Reshapes Your Thinking Patterns

Posted in Addiction Help, Mental Health

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) is a psychotherapeutic approach that emerged from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in the 1990s....

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Can a Learning Disorder Impair Addiction Recovery?

Posted in Mental Health, Recovery

The National Center for Learning Disabilities describes the disabilities as a group of disorders in which the brain struggles to receive,...

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How Does Having a Bipolar Diagnosis Affect My Insurance?

Posted in Mental Health

If you have been diagnosed with having bipolar disorder, you are not alone. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, over five...

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Prescription Drug Abuse in Adults with Misdiagnosed ADHD

Posted in Mental Health

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurobehavioral condition involving inappropriate hyperactivity, impulsivity and...

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Do I Have a Dual Diagnosis?

Posted in Addiction Help, Mental Health

Many people with a mental illness also struggle with addiction, and substance abuse is a warning sign that other problems exist and a...

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Vegetative Symptoms of Depression

Posted in Mental Health

Living with depression is a struggle experienced by an alarming number of people. According to the Centers for Disease Control and...

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The Connection between the Stress of Aging and Addiction

Posted in Mental Health

According to the University of Pennsylvania Health System, approximately 2.5 million older adults suffer from an alcohol or drug problem....

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ADHD and Prescription Drug Abuse

Posted in About Addiction, Mental Health

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a condition that affects an individual’s ability to concentrate or focus. It...

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How Inpatient Rehab Can Positively Affect Emotional Health

Posted in Mental Health, Rehab

Emotional health depends on many physiological and behavioral issues that can stem from sickness, stress, substance abuse, hereditary...

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Attention Problems and Addiction

Posted in Featured, Mental Health

Attention problems often lead to self-medication with street drugs or through illegal prescription drug use. Adderall and Ritalin are...

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Sleep Disorders, Depression and Addiction

Posted in Mental Health

Thanks to the recent surge in addiction research, professionals now better understand its causes, risk factors, symptoms and options for...

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