Parents of middle school children in the Stanly, North Carolina, area now have a way to prevent substance misuse. The 12-week program helps families grow closer.
Creativity can wake up parts of the brain numbed by heavy substance use. This awakening can help a person handle the ups and downs of recovery more easily.
Teen vaping is popular and growing rapidly by the year. While some believe that vaping is safer than smoking, it is a risky activity for teens.
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR) is an effective treatment for trauma. It’s used today for other mental health disorders, including addiction.
Hazing is a dangerous and abusive activity happening on school campuses today. It’s important to know what teen hazing is and what the real risks are.
Grief happens for many reasons, causing symptoms of depression and anxiety in people for months afterward. Keep on top of current grief trends and research.
Diabulimia and substance abuse can create greater medical risk than either disorder alone. A substance use disorder can make diabulimia recovery more challenging.
Diabulimia can be dangerous when left untreated. Fortunately, medications and therapy options that can improve symptoms are available.
The relationship between conversion disorder and substance use is still unclear. However, these conditions do co-occur together in some instances.
Body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs) are not well understood. These 8 little known facts about BFRBs explain more about these disorders.