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International Survivor of Suicide Day

Millions of people affected by suicide loss observe International Survivor of Suicide Day each year. Through related events, you gain comfort and understanding in your trauma toward healing and hope. If you suffered suicide loss, this November 17, 2018 health observance helps you focus on what you need for a better future. If you abused drugs or alcohol before, during or after your suicide loss, you gain your hope and healing through rehab treatment.

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Confessions of a Malibu Treatment Center Provider

 

 

Hello. My name is Scott and I am a recovering Malibu treatment center provider.

I worked in a luxury Malibu treatment center for several years while obtaining my doctoral degree. What I witnessed at that Malibu treatment center at that time is still impacting me today. After reading An Intervention for Malibu in the New York Times on the problems with Malibu treatment centers, a lot of the old memories came rushing to the surface.

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How to Overcome Low Self Esteem

When someone has low self esteem, it can make doing normal activities seem impossible. They feel unaccepted, unloved and unable to accomplish their dreams. By learning how to overcome low self esteem, individuals gain the confidence and courage to live a fulfilling life.

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Stigma of Mental Illness

Each year, one out of five Americans experiences a mental illness. Because of the stigma of mental illness, many people do not get the help they need. They may feel ashamed or uncomfortable about admitting that they need support. Thankfully, these negative attitudes and beliefs are gradually starting to change.

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No More Shame: Self-Forgiveness Exercises to Help Free You From Addiction


Today, you should give yourself forgiveness.

Why? Because to start off, we know that judgment is self-condemnation and self-forgiveness is freedom.

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What Role Does Environment Play in Addiction Recovery?

Many people struggle with finding healing from substance abuse, and finding the right physical environment plays a critical role in their success. For some, residential treatment centers are the best way to heal from the underlying traumas that cause substance abuse. But different treatment centers offer different types of environments, and selecting the right one for you is critical.

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What Is Failure to Launch Syndrome?

Entering adulthood isn't easy. Some people struggle with this process, which is a problem that experts call failure to launch syndrome. However, what is failure to launch syndrome, and what can people do about it? The more that people know about this problem, the easier that it is to deal with.

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What Is National Depression Screening Day?

October is a big month for mental health awareness. In fact, this month has not only Mental Illness Awareness Week, but also National Depression Screening Day (NDSD). This event spreads awareness about depression and encourages people to screen themselves. The more that people learn about depression, the easier that they can get help when they need it.

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Celebrate World Mental Health Day

Mental health problems don't get the attention that they deserve. There's a social stigma around them that keeps people from seeking help. Thankfully, World Mental Health Day attempts to put mental health awareness at the forefront. In celebration of the upcoming day, it's important for people to learn more about it.

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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2018

Many people who are dealing with a substance abuse problem also have an underlying mental illness. Therefore, steps have been taken to draw attention to this issue and the ways that people can get appropriate help. With Mental Illness Awareness Week approaching, the information below will highlight some important factors regarding mental health conditions.

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