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Alcohol Addiction and Mental Health

Alcohol addiction and mental health are a dangerous combination. The physical and psychological effects of alcohol abuse are two times greater in people with mental illness than others. The longer alcohol dependency continues, the greater the risk of developing a psychological disorder. Find an alcohol addiction treatment program specializing in co-occurring disorders if you suspect…

3 Signs of a Functioning Alcoholic

3 Signs of a Functioning Alcoholic

If someone is a functioning alcoholic, it means that they are managing to give the appearance of keeping up with their obligations despite their addiction. Millions of Americans are considered so-called “functional alcoholics”. They go through their daily motions while hiding a secret. Without treatment, over time, an alcohol use disorder damages relationships with those…

Finding Quality Addiction Treatment in Tampa Florida

Addiction is a life-threatening disease. It can affect one’s health, family members, career plans, and finances. Yet, no matter how severe the symptoms are, it is never too late to seek help and professional intervention. With the right amount of care, medical attention, therapy, and emotional support, lifelong recovery and sobriety is possible for everyone.…

Should You Look for a Holistic Recovery Program?

Addiction affects a person’s mind, body, and spirit. When you are addicted to drugs or alcohol, finding a comprehensive treatment program is key. Evidence-based treatments provide therapy to target the roots of your addiction, and holistic addiction treatment helps relieve stress and heal your aches and pains. Learn more about the treatment centers that can…

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5 Ways to Stay Sober During Thanksgiving

On Thanksgiving Day, family members come together to show their gratitude and love. That typically means plenty of food, laughter, desserts, and alcohol. For those coming out of addiction recovery, the holidays can be a tough time. Don’t feel you have to choose between your family and your sobriety. You can set yourself up for…

About Perspectives: A Time for Change Virtual Addiction Conference

Hello everybody and welcome to this week’s episode of Perspective Matters: This Week in Behavioral Healthcare. I’m your host Glenn Hadley with Southworth Associates. I just want to take a brief minute to thank our sponsors not only for the show but also for the upcoming event, “Perspectives: A Time For Change.”   We’re just…