This complex mental health condition can be distressing and challenging to manage. Once known as multiple personality disorder, dissociative identity disorder causes gaps in memory and the presence of two or more personalities. It produces intense psychosocial stressors that can make it almost unbearable to live. Let’s explore what you need to know about dissociative […]
Mental illness and addiction go hand in hand. Whether mental illness comes first or addiction comes first is a topic for another moment. Nonetheless, many recovering from substance use disorders and mental illness in the early days of recovery are challenging. Unfortunately, many will struggle with depression in sobriety, particularly in the early days. Risking
Addiction and other struggles with mental health are a problem for many; however, due to societal stigmas, few reach out for support. Find out what you can do to prevent these stigmas and raise awareness of mental health and the support available.
What’s a Bipolar Disorder? Did you know that bipolar disorder and addiction are related? Learn everything you need to know about this common dual diagnosis.
When someone considers suicide, every second count, back in 2013, Stephanie Shih and Nancy Lublin formed the Crisis Text Line, a nonprofit 24/7 intervention hotline. Sometimes known as the suicide text line, this line of communication can help save countless lives. What’s the Crisis Text Line? The Crisis Text Line (or CTL) traces its history