Being LGBTQ in Treatment: Will it Be Different For Me?
It is a common belief amongst mental health professionals, as well as researchers, that members of the LGBT+ community are more likely to abuse drugs
Why Do People Fear the Fourth Step?
Most of the time when people think of a 12-step fellowship, they think of Alcoholics Anonymous, however, there’s actually a 12-step group for just about any addiction
My Goodbye Letter to Ana and Mia
This is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do. I’ve been hearing for years how you both are trouble, but it always seemed like
DJ Avicii’s Death Highlights Mental Illness & Addiction
Tom Bergling, better known by his stage name, Avicii, was a Swedish musician, songwriter, DJ, and producer who achieved major mainstream success across the globe
The Connection Between Sleep and Mental Health
Many people know sleep problems can be a symptom of mental illness, but not everyone realizes that sleep issues can also cause mood disorders. These
Signs You are Heading toward a Depression Relapse
Many people suffer from depression, a mental health condition where a loss of interest in activities and depressed mood can make daily life a challenge.
Overcoming the Stigma of Mental Illness
Unfortunately, stigmas against people suffering from mental illness are all too common. You may even judge yourself as someone fighting a mental disorder. There are
Getting Treatment for Stimulant Addiction
Some prescription stimulants can have plenty of positive uses, but when they are abused, or when illicit ones are consumed, this drug use can turn
Treating PTSD: Many Options for this Difficult Disorder
Many people associate PTSD with something that only occurs in combat military veterans, but in fact 7.8% of all Americans suffer from this disorder. PTSD
Is it Laziness or Depression? How to Tell the Difference
Do you ever come home after work and completely ignore the laundry and just watch TV all night? Everyone does from time to time. In