living with bipolar disorder

Living with Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is characterized by periods of high energy and times of deep depression. For those who do not have their condition managed well, living with bipolar disorder becomes difficult. Every day can seem like a new challenge, and living a life you love becomes difficult to do. With bipolar disorder treatment, it is possible…

woman working with a therapist to address co-occurring disorders

Addressing Co-Occurring Disorders

Many people that enter into a drug or alcohol addiction treatment program also suffer from one or several underlying mental health conditions. These underlying conditions often remain undiagnosed, as they are seen as a result of substance addiction. In reality, these underlying mental health issues oftentimes actually lead to or, at minimum, intensify the addictions.…

woman discussing the benefits of inpatient treatment with a doctor

Attending an Inpatient Treatment

People who have dual diagnoses or substance use disorders may benefit from a residential treatment program. This type of addiction treatment program can be beneficial for those who have severe addictions or who have been dealing with the disorder for a longer period of time. However, a residential treatment program can be effective for people…