7 Ways You Can Fight Mental Health Stigma

Although the general public has become more educated about mental illness, there is still a lot of stigma surrounding it. Many people find themselves being blamed for causing their own illness by others or even blame themselves. Furthermore, much of the population still has the notion that mental illness is something the sufferer controls and […]

Mental Health Awareness Month 2020: You are Not Alone

One out of five American adults experiences mental illness each year. Furthermore, it is estimated that two out of three Americans or more will experience a mental illness at some point in their lifetime. Societal stigmas often prevent individuals from seeking help for their mental health disorders. Each year, Mental Health Awareness Month fights the […]

Taking Advantage of Telehealth During COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to sweep the globe, people are left dealing with the side effects of job loss, economic and financial insecurity, social distancing, and major disruptions to daily life. People are scared, stressed out, and anxious, so it’s easy to see why people with mental health conditions or substance use disorders are particularly vulnerable […]

How Treatment Centers are Dealing with Isolation Issues During COVID-19

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread across the nation, treatment centers are having to adapt to vital social distancing guidelines in order to protect patients from contracting the virus. Many rehab facilities are having to shut down all outdoor activities and limit patient-to-patient contact. As a result of social distancing practices, many patients in […]