Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing therapy (EMDR) is an effective treatment for trauma. It’s used today for other mental health disorders, including addiction.
In recent years, statistics for teen drinking and drug use are trending downward. Now is the time for education, prevention and improvements in teen addiction treatments.
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.
Teens use homemade or purchased drug paraphernalia to produce, consume or transport drugs. Learn how to identify drug paraphernalia that may be hiding in plain sight.
Instead of confrontation, have a conversation with your teen about substance use. Stay steady and calm to support to your teen struggling with substance misuse.
Mental health providers understand the challenges of getting started with therapy. A closer look at each type of professional can make finding help easier.
Diabulimia can be dangerous when left untreated. Fortunately, medications and therapy options that can improve symptoms are available.
Diabulimia and substance abuse can create greater medical risk than either disorder alone. A substance use disorder can make diabulimia recovery more challenging.
Make this the year you create a mental health summer bucket list. Try new habits, start new traditions and create memorable moments this summer.
Complex PTSD is a disorder resulting from exposure to long-term trauma. Learn more about the symptoms and causes of C-PTSD.