Mental Health

Resources on mental health issues. Examine the close relationship mental health plays in addiction to drugs or alcohol.

How many times must someone go through rehab to stay sober?

2019-07-30T01:05:56+00:00

Many people from all walks of life wish they could answer the question, “how do I stay sober?”. They wish really hard, don’t they? They really want to. And they will tell you so. But in reality, only a small percentage actually investigate what it actually takes. Half of all people will relapse as part of their recovery, at a slightly lower rate than other chronic illnesses.

How many times must someone go through rehab to stay sober?2019-07-30T01:05:56+00:00

How to Get an Affordable Drug Rehab for a Teen in the Houston, Texas Area

2019-09-17T21:28:35+00:00

It is likely you have gone through an emotional rollercoaster upon finding out your teen was suffering with the disease of addiction. Maybe you found out that your son or daughter was not only experimenting with drugs and alcohol, but they had developed a full-blown chemical dependency that seems to have taken over every aspect of their life. The lying and secrecy you have experienced from your teenager lately makes you feel like this is no longer the child you once raised. Perhaps you don’t recognize the person they have become. The actions of someone suffering with a substance abuse disorder can have a ripple effect that will impact the entire family. Addiction often comes with self-destructive behaviors that only get worse over time, so now you have decided to take action and do research on how to help your child, whom you care so deeply for.

How to Get an Affordable Drug Rehab for a Teen in the Houston, Texas Area2019-09-17T21:28:35+00:00

How to Celebrate New Years Eve Sober. Tips for Recovering Addicts.

2019-09-24T20:24:42+00:00

The holiday season for most recovering addicts can be the hardest time of the year, especially on New Year's Eve. Holidays in the United States are quite often characterized for their excess. Excessive partying, binge drinking, even excessive spending and worrying about debts and other responsibilities can cause a great amount of stress during this [...]

How to Celebrate New Years Eve Sober. Tips for Recovering Addicts.2019-09-24T20:24:42+00:00

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) & Addiction

2019-07-30T01:10:39+00:00

Mental health issues and substance abuse are often deeply connected in the human brain. According to the NationalInstitute of Mental Health (NIMH), people who experience depression disorders, such as seasonal affective disorder are more likely to have a drug or alcohol abuse problem. As the days are shorter and the sunlight escapes our daily experience, [...]

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) & Addiction2019-07-30T01:10:39+00:00

Meth Abuse In Texas, What Can We Do?

2019-09-24T20:23:39+00:00

Difficult but Possible: Meth Rehab In Texas Although the national conversation of drug abuse and overdose deaths has been focused on the opioid crisis, methamphetamines are still the leading killer for Texans. 715 people overdosed on meth in Texas in 2016.  This is compared to the 539 who overdosed [...]

Meth Abuse In Texas, What Can We Do?2019-09-24T20:23:39+00:00