Substance Abuse & Mental Health Blog

5 Ways to Improve Your Mental Health

Mental health refers to emotional, social and psychological well-being. It affects everything in our lives, such as interactions with the people around us, how we engage in fulfilling activities and our abilities to manage [...]

2022-04-21T08:45:41-04:00March 12th, 2022|

Men’s Mental Health Issues

When the term health is mentioned, it's often associated with the absence of an illness. Although this is true, the health of an individual is broad and covers their physical, social and mental well-being. [...]

2022-02-27T15:06:00-05:00February 27th, 2022|

Addiction and Personality Disorders — What to Know

Addiction occurring alongside a mental health disorder is not uncommon, and co-occurring disorders can often be overlooked by individuals experiencing them. They may be especially overlooked if a person is not experiencing depression or [...]

2022-02-24T12:39:36-05:00February 21st, 2022|

What Type of Personality Disorder Do I Have?

Within the domain of personality disorders, there are three distinct clusters into which symptoms and similar disorder characteristics are grouped together. In each of these clusters, an overarching theme ties them together – People [...]

2022-02-24T12:51:23-05:00February 16th, 2022|

Signs of Bipolar Disorder

The ever-changing world we live in may make you feel like there's no end to a cycle of brilliant highs and crushing lows in your mood. Sometimes you're filled with over-excitement or hyperactivity, and other [...]

2022-07-05T16:51:33-04:00February 12th, 2022|

Men’s Addiction Treatment in Austin, TX

If you're struggling with a substance use disorder, there's a good chance you feel powerless, with a strong feeling there's no escape. Drug or alcohol addiction has the power to impact the way your brain [...]

2022-02-17T16:35:51-05:00February 10th, 2022|

What is Borderline Personality Disorder?

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is often misunderstood by individuals struggling with it and the general population. One of the most significant pieces of the disorder that is not well known is its origins. The causes [...]

2022-02-17T16:35:45-05:00February 2nd, 2022|

Can Addiction Cause Bipolar Disorder?

Having a co-occurring mental health disorder alongside addiction has its own set of unique challenges. Many often wonder if addiction can cause mental illness or vice versa, but the truth is that they both feed [...]

2022-02-17T16:35:41-05:00January 28th, 2022|

Bipolar Disorder or Autism – What is it?

Autism and bipolar disorder may share similar symptoms and genetic components, but they're two distinct mental conditions. People with autism are, however, at risk of developing bipolar disorder, and someone with bipolar disorder can be [...]

2022-02-17T16:35:40-05:00January 18th, 2022|
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