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The Two Distinct Phases of Bipolar Disorder

2023-01-30T10:06:42-05:00January 16th, 2023|

Bipolar disorder is a well-known mental health condition that's often misunderstood. Stigma and stereotypes cause some people to unfairly judge individuals with the disorder without genuinely understanding its symptoms.  People with bipolar disorder may [...]

Why Choose Therapy Over Self-Treatment?

2023-01-30T10:10:33-05:00January 8th, 2023|

Are you on the fence about seeking help for behavior, mood or other issues impacting your life? Maybe you’re not sure that looking into a therapeutic wilderness program is the right step for you. [...]

How is Depression Different for Men?

2023-01-30T10:08:25-05:00December 8th, 2022|

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, 21 million adults in the United States have struggled with major depression. While women struggle at twice the rate of men, some barriers to recognizing depression [...]

How Can Bipolar Disorder Affect You Physically?

2023-01-30T10:09:04-05:00November 21st, 2022|

Bipolar disorder is a mental health disorder characterized by depressive episodes alternating with periods of mania. These episodes can affect many systems in your body, so it's essential to understand the physical changes associated [...]

Warning Signs of Addiction

2023-01-30T10:09:32-05:00November 11th, 2022|

Recognizing the signs and symptoms of substance use disorder is the first step to getting help for yourself or a loved one. Substance abuse and addiction go hand-in-hand. Alcohol and drug addiction is a [...]

How Do I Help Someone With Bipolar Disorder?

2022-10-24T12:06:30-04:00October 11th, 2022|

Bipolar disorder can be very isolating for individuals because of harmful misconceptions and the stigma surrounding it. It can also be painful for individuals to watch a friend or family member experience a manic [...]

Gender Differences in Substance Abuse

2023-01-30T10:12:00-05:00September 23rd, 2022|

Until around the 1990s, research into addiction mainly centered on men. As such, our understanding of addiction in gender differences addiction treatment has been limited until recently. Gender differences in substance abuse and addiction [...]

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