Why Treatment Is Essential During The Holidays

Why Treatment Is Essential During The Holidays

Loneliness will be amplified. If you either don’t have anyone to spend the holidays with or your substance use will eventually make people distances themselves anyway, the loneliness that the holiday season will bring will be amplified. Couple that with Seasonal...
Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month

Arthritis: it’s a condition each of us has heard of, but do we all know exactly what it is means? According to the Mayo Clinic, arthritis is the swelling and tenderness of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms are pain and stiffness, which can worsen...
LGBTQ Community and Substance Abuse

LGBTQ Community and Substance Abuse

People who identify as members of the LGBTQ community face unique social stigmas and discrimination that heterosexual individuals do not. These stressors as well as others place these individuals at a greater risk for behavioral health issues. 2015 data from the...
What To Know About COVID-19

What To Know About COVID-19

COIVD-19, according to the CDC, is a “respiratory illness that can spread person to person.” The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation following an outbreak in Wuhan, China. Despite the origins...
Self Injury Awareness Day

Self Injury Awareness Day

Sunday, March 1st, 2020, was the globally-observed Self Injury Awareness Day (also known as Self-Harm Awareness Day). Participants who want to bring awareness to this day do so in a number of ways, from writing “LOVE” on their arms, to wearing orange ribbons and many...
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