A look into the connection and linkages between substance use disorder and mental illness…plus the call for proper diagnosis and treatment. From expect Contributor, Dr. Jeff Nalin, Psy.D.
dual diagnosis treatment
A look at the main conditions considered “Dual Diagnosis” in the treatment of addiction…with a practical list for how to identify their symptoms. More here.
Why does neurofeedback treatment have such high success rates in addiction treatment? A review of this high-tech, cutting edge therapy for addiction here.
A case for the benefits of intensive residential rehab.
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.