Addiction can cause mental health problems. At the same time, people diagnosed with a mental health disorder are more prone to addiction. More on the relationship between Co-Occuring Disorders here.
A case for the benefits of intensive residential rehab.
Is your teenager struggling with both addiction and depression? Learn how you can help them here.
An exclusive interview with Kathleen Sciacca, MA in which we explore some of the BEST WAYS to address substance abuse problems for a higher likelihood of change.
People diagnosed with dual disorders often experience more severe and chronic medical, social, and emotional dysfunction. What can you do EVERYDAY to cope? Suggestions from expert Dr. Patel here.
How can you deal with adversity? Three (3) tips on moving through tough times in sobriety here.
Depression can be a learned behavior. So how can you un-learn being depressed? 7 practical tips for addiction to depression here.
Is your family affected by addiction? Are you looking for ways to help a drug addicted member of your family? Check out this Q&A with Fellowship House, a treatment center in Birmingham, AL for answers to some of the questions you are struggling with.
Irritability, sleep problems, and low energy can be signals of clinical depression. So, if you’re in addiction recovery…how are these two conditions related? How are they treated? We review ways you can cope with addiction and depression here.
Mental health disorders are far more common among addicts than they are among the general population, and mood disorders specifically very commonly co-occur with substance abuse. More on the relationship between the two here.