An example of motivational interviewing techniques.

What Will I Learn in Motivational Interviewing?

Thinking about doing something, like quitting drugs or alcohol or eating healthy, is very easy to do. Acting on those thoughts is where most people struggle and need some assistance finding the motivation to act. Motivational interviewing techniques guide men and women toward connecting their thoughts with action to elicit change. A motivational interviewing program…

Can DBT Help with Mental Health Treatment?

Treating mental health disorders requires a personalized approach and intimate knowledge of the client’s background to treat their symptoms effectively. Dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT for mental health treatment, teaches patients how to live in the present and develop coping skills to manage their behaviors and symptoms. Dialectical behavior therapy can treat personality disorders, mood…

Mental health treatment at Crestview Recovery

What You Should Know About Mental Health Treatment at Crestview Recovery

Oregon has some of the highest rates of depression across the country. In fact, more than 25% of the population have reported mild or severe depression or other mental health disorders. Fortunately, residents in Portland and surrounding areas can find effective mental health treatment at Crestview Recovery. Our mental health treatment programs combine behavioral and…

Man thinking about signs of dissociative disorder

What are the Signs of a Dissociative Disorder?

Dissociative disorder is a rare mental health disorder that causes a person to feel disconnected from themselves and reality. Moreover, it affects nearly five million men and women across the country each year and is treatable through behavioral therapy and medication. Recognizing the signs of dissociative disorder is important to get a friend or loved…

The causes of childhood trauma

5 Common Causes of Childhood Trauma

Childhood trauma can have lingering effects that are felt long into adulthood and seriously impact people’s mental health. It can cause depression and anxiety and negatively impact work and personal relationships. There are multiple causes of childhood trauma that can impact children now and in the future. Starting treatment for childhood trauma today is essential…

An example of TMS therapy for PTSD.

How Can TMS Therapy Help with PTSD?

Transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS, is a non-invasive form of brain stimulation that is very effective in treating depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Using TMS therapy for PTSD is quickly becoming the preferred method for treating the symptoms that normal behavioral therapy and medication don’t reduce. TMS therapy is very effective in helping…

Inpatient depression treatment center

What to Look for in an Inpatient Depression Treatment Center

Depression affects men and women of all ages and backgrounds and can seriously impact their health and happiness. While some people may only experience mild depression that only lasts a few weeks, others may experience major depressive disorder that can last for several months or longer. An inpatient depression treatment center gives clients a discreet…