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Intensive Outpatient Program for Addiction Near Me

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 19, 2021 Updated: August 13, 2021 “Where can I find an intensive outpatient program near me that can help me?” Questions like this happen often. Many people want to embrace drug and alcohol addiction treatment. Yet, they don’t want to or…

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Social Networking Sites May Cause Depression

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 15, 2021 Updated: August 15, 2021 Communication is entirely different today than it was ten years ago. The emergence of social networking sites (SNS) is now pervasive across the globe. Whether used for business or personal communication, there are multiple advantages…

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Drug Addiction vs. Behavioral Addiction

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 13, 2021 Updated: August 13, 2021 Behavioral science experts believe that anything that can stimulate a person can also become addictive. When a habit turns into an obligation, or when something one likes to do turns into something that one has…

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Escapism: Coping Skill or Detrimental?

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 9, 2021 Updated: August 13, 2021 The American Psychology Association defines escapism as the tendency to escape from the real world to the safety and comfort of a fantasy world. Since life is innately stressful, coping strategies are essential to making…

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Can Somatic Experiencing Help with PTSD?

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 7, 2021 Updated: August 13, 2021 A person with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) often faces a wide range of challenges. This may include invasive thoughts and flashbacks. It can limit their overall quality of life. A range of treatment options may…

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The Differences Between Tolerance, Dependence, and Addiction

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 3, 2021 Updated: August 13, 2021 It is a common misconception that tolerance, dependence, and addiction describe the same condition. However, each of these terms describes different ways in which drugs affect someone’s body and brain. At Fort Behavioral Health, our…

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Signs You Need Mental Health Treatment

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 28, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2021 Many people don’t realize that they would benefit from mental health treatment. Some others think going for mental health treatment degrades them as a person, while some get stigmatized for entering a mental health treatment…

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Benefits of Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: July 20, 2021 If you’re dealing with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, it may be difficult for you to break the problematic behaviors that led you to your current state. Dialectical behavior therapy can empower you to…

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