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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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What to Expect in Gender-Specific Rehab

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 30, 2021 Updated: June 25, 2021 Gender-specific rehab allows people to work on themselves in an environment that’s most likely to provide them with the support they need to thrive. You’ll work with other people of the same gender facing the…

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What Is a Co-Occurring Disorder?

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 20, 2021 Updated: September 22, 2021 For millions of people in the U.S., mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and bipolar disorder impact their lives daily. For some, the use of drugs and alcohol is often also…

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9 Warning Signs of a Codependent Relationship

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 25, 2021 Updated: June 23, 2021 A codependent relationship is a kind of dysfunctional relationship where one person is a caretaker, and the other person takes advantage. Codependent relationships are extremely common among people with substance use issues. Typically, one partner…

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Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

Added By Fort Behavioral Health Fort Behavioral Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 20, 2021 Updated: June 23, 2021 It is common for a person with drug and alcohol addiction to face mental health challenges. That may include depression and anxiety. It can also include more complex conditions such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.…