National Antidepressant Awareness Month

Did You Know October Is National Antidepressant Awareness Month?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: October 2, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 Antidepressants are often prescribed by physicians to support people with anxiety and depression. When used correctly, antidepressants will reduce suicidal thoughts, insomnia, feelings of depression, restlessness, and anxiety. However,…

observing world mental health day

Observing World Mental Health Day

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 1, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 World Mental Health Day is observed every year on October 10. More than 100 countries participate in World Mental Health Day by sharing information about mental health and advocating for people to seek mental health…

what is dual diagnosis treatment

What Is Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 For anyone asking the question of what is dual diagnosis treatment, Crestview Recovery has the answers. It’s important to understand the terms when you’re considering treatment. You want to find the kind of support and guidance that’s going to be right for…

Do You Struggle With Mental Health During the Winter

Do You Struggle with Mental Health During the Winter? 

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 For many people, winter is the perfect situation for developing anxiety and depression. The sun is not out as much. Isolation is more common. The coronavirus is still taking lives. This, coupled with addiction recovery, may make it hard for you to…

Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment for Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment for Mental Health and Substance Abuse

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Chemical dependence and mental health concerns are interwoven. Sometimes medications that relieve symptoms of a mental health issue affect cognition, motivation, and functionality. Crestview’s treatment program for people with co-occurring disorders offers hope, adventure, and the chance to start fresh. Whether you…

Common Co-occurring Psychological Disorders

Common Co-Occurring Psychological Disorders

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 People often turn to drugs and alcohol for relief of the symptoms of mental health concerns. For this reason, psychological disorders are major risk factors for developing an addiction. When you come to treatment at Crestview Recovery, you’re going to be in…

Types of Mental Disorders from Drug Use to Watch

Types of Mental Disorders From Drug Use to Watch

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Addiction is a multi-tiered concern that can affect every element of your health, including physical, psychological, and spiritual factors. Unfortunately, mental disorders from drug use are a widespread problem that can cause a myriad of difficulties with your overall health and personal…

Common Co-Occurring Issues Faced by Women

Common Co-Occurring Issues Faced by Women

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 At Crestview Recovery in Oregon, we offer dual diagnosis treatment and a gender-specific women’s rehab center so that women can address co-occurring issues in a safe space. We offer a women-only program because many women feel safer in groups of other women.…

what is alcohol dementia

What Is Alcohol Dementia?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 According to research by The National Center for Biotechnology Information, 95% of people who frequently drink alcohol are at risk of alcohol dementia. Lots of people globally are battling alcohol addiction either in their homes, colleges, or workplace and are in need of…

Types of Mental Illness

Types of Mental Illness

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Mental illness is something that affects people everywhere. No age, race, religion, gender, or socioeconomic status is immune. While you can’t always tell which types of mental health disorders Portland, Oregon residents deal with most, it is helpful to learn about the…