- Where to Locate the Best Drug Rehab Helpby jw on July 13, 2020 at 9:39 pm
Are you interested in where to find the best drug rehab help? If you or someone you love needs help with drug addiction, you may want to look for a drug rehabilitation center near you. There are many drug rehab options out there so when it comes to finding one, it’s important that you know The post Where to Locate the Best Drug Rehab Help appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Alcohol Rehab Treatment Malibu Caby jw on July 13, 2020 at 7:12 pm
The need for you or close relatives suffering from alcohol addiction to go for alcohol rehab treatment cannot be overstated. One thing I noticed with many addicts is that they want help. To put in another way, they want to renounce but are incapable to. They’ve vowed to themselves and friends that they will abandon The post Alcohol Rehab Treatment Malibu Ca appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- The Link Between Substance Abuse and Suicide in Teensby jw on July 9, 2020 at 7:51 pm
Suicide is an increasing problem in the United States. It is the tenth leading cause of death overall, claiming the lives of over 47,000 people.1 Shockingly, suicide is the second leading cause of death among adolescents aged 10 to 24 years old.1 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 17.2% of high school The post The Link Between Substance Abuse and Suicide in Teens appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Are Drug Treatment Programs Equipped to Handle Post Traumatic Stress Disorder?by jw on July 9, 2020 at 7:39 pm
If you’re struggling with a co-occurring disorder that includes PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder), you’re not alone; according to a study published in Time Magazine, more than 50 percent of those with PTSD also have a substance abuse problem of some kind. Also, those who have PTSD are as much as 4 times more likely to have a The post Are Drug Treatment Programs Equipped to Handle Post Traumatic Stress Disorder? appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- What Classifies As Depression?by jw on July 9, 2020 at 7:35 pm
There is still a lot of misinformation regarding what is and what isn’t depression. Because of this, many people suffering from a depressive disorder might never be diagnosed, which is an issue as bad as it would be with any illness that is not treated. On the other hand, self-diagnosing and medicating have become extremely common as The post What Classifies As Depression? appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- 10 Things You Need to Know About Dual Diagnosis Treatmentby jw on July 9, 2020 at 7:11 pm
Here’s everything I know about addiction in five words: It isn’t about the substances. Alcohol and pills are just the medications people take when they’re feeling depressed, anxious, and hopeless. In our experience, people reach for drugs, booze, or other substances when they don’t have the tools they need to cope with some untreated underlying condition The post 10 Things You Need to Know About Dual Diagnosis Treatment appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Mental Health, Addiction, and Suicideby jw on July 9, 2020 at 7:03 pm
Mental health and substance abuse are highly interrelated conditions. When they manifest together in the same patient, they can create a much higher risk of suicide. Almost half of all Americans who struggle with a serious mental illness also meet the criteria for addiction. 1/3 of people diagnosed with mental illness also struggle with substance The post Mental Health, Addiction, and Suicide appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Types of Therapy Used in Treatmentby jw on July 9, 2020 at 6:36 pm
There are a number of different schools of therapy and two major modes of therapy. Space limitations prevent mentioning every specific type of therapy, but there are several different major paradigms or schools of therapy that can be used in the treatment of substance use disorders. These schools include: The psychodynamic paradigm of therapy: This The post Types of Therapy Used in Treatment appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Treatment for Depression and Alcohol Abuseby jw on July 9, 2020 at 6:01 pm
Treatment for depression often involves some kind of antidepressant medication. These medications can help to modify a person’s brain chemistry in order to stabilize moods. Antidepressants are generally not considered addictive, and they are unlikely to be abused. This is especially helpful when treating a person with concurrent depression and alcoholism, as those with substance The post Treatment for Depression and Alcohol Abuse appeared first on Divinity Recovery.
- Comprehensive Therapyby jw on July 9, 2020 at 5:54 pm
Other components of treatment involve psychological and social therapies that help the person being treated to understand and manage contributing factors to the addiction. This can be especially helpful for those who have a dual diagnosis, such as addiction that occurs alongside depression or anxiety. In cases of dual diagnosis, all co-occurring issues must be The post Comprehensive Therapy appeared first on Divinity Recovery.