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May 31, 2018

Why Can’t I Snap Out of My Depression?

There is a common misconception that depression is something a person should simply be able to “snap out of,” especially if they cannot identify the reason that they are feeling depressed. Learn how to cope with depression from Clinical Director of Mental Health Rob Cole, LMHC.
May 31, 2018

Five Ideas for Sober Summer Fun

One of the most common fears in newly-sober individuals is that life will be “boring,” when actually, being sober enables you to better appreciate the little things in life. Learn more about these great ideas for sober summer fun!
May 8, 2018

Holistic Care: Treating the Mind, Body and Soul

Traditional therapeutic groups, counseling sessions, and family therapy can leave patients feeling drained, maybe discouraged. Recovery, however, is about more than simply learning to put down drugs and alcohol.
May 8, 2018

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Just like addiction, mental illness doesn’t discriminate. One family member who is suffering from an untreated mental illness can devastate an entire family.
May 8, 2018

Five celebrities you probably didn’t know struggle with Mental Health Issues

Just like addiction, mental illness doesn’t discriminate. One family member who is suffering from an untreated mental illness can devastate an entire family.
April 12, 2018

Life is crazy: How can I stress less?

At one time or another, everyone will experience feelings of sadness, grief, or feel as if they lack a sense of purpose in life. These feelings may come and go, or we may find that they are hard to shake, lasting for extended periods of time.
April 11, 2018

Enabling an Addict

One of the most harmful codependent behaviors an addict’s loved one can engage in is enabling. Enabling is a behavioral cycle that encourages and perpetuates maladaptive thoughts and actions carried out by the Addict.
March 26, 2018

Meditation Tips for Beginners

Mediation has always been a fascinating topic that leads to many roads, which commonly result in one common goal, to initiate emotional healing and wellbeing.
March 26, 2018

The Difference Between Sadness & Clinical Depression

At one time or another, everyone will experience feelings of sadness, grief, or feel as if they lack a sense of purpose in life. These feelings may come and go, or we may find that they are hard to shake, lasting for extended periods of time.