are you struggling with mental health

Are You Struggling With Your Mental Health?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 21, 2021 Updated: September 21, 2021 Struggling with mental wellness can become an all-consuming battle, but it doesn’t need to define your life. Whether you are struggling with other health issues, trauma, grief, or other concerns, finding the right healing community can make all the difference. There’s a…

how to deal with both mental health disorders and addiction

How to Deal With Both Mental Health Disorders & Addiction 

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 20, 2021 Updated: September 20, 2021 Addiction is often paired with mental health disorders. You may learn that you have one as you start working through addiction treatment. Yet, you may be unsure what steps to take to manage both conditions and find your way forward to living…

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Acute Stress Disorder vs. PTSD

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 10, 2021 Updated: September 10, 2021 One topic we get a lot of questions about at Crestview Recovery is PTSD. One reason is that if you’re looking for a PTSD treatment center, Portland Oregon has few options, and Crestview is one of them. One specific question many people have is…

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What Is PTSD, and How is It Treated?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 8, 2021 Updated: September 8, 2021 If you have been through traumatic events in your life, it is possible that those events affected you in negative ways. Not only can that be hard on your mental health, but it can also cause issues with addiction, binge drinking, gambling,…

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PTSD and Dual Diagnosis: When You Need More Help

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 7, 2021 Updated: September 7, 2021 Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that many people develop after experiencing a traumatic event that their brain is unable to process. People with PTSD often develop problematic responses when they experience an emotion that is similar to an emotion they…

The Importance of 90 Day Rehab Programs

The Importance of 90-Day Rehab Programs

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 4, 2021 Updated: September 4, 2021 Many rehab centers that offer inpatient programs include options for up to 90 days. Long-term residential treatment gives people who struggle with addiction intensive therapy. It also provides the tools that they need to overcome addiction and remain sober. Learn more about…

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Core Values to Guide Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: July 28, 2021 Addiction is lonely, desolate, and dangerous when left untreated. People who depend on dangerous drugs can sometimes avoid an overdose, but the effects of certain drugs will eventually take their toll in the long run. No matter how far you’ve fallen, we…

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5 Steps to Recovery From Drug & Alcohol Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 23, 2021 Updated: July 28, 2021 There are many complicated reasons people develop addictions to drugs and alcohol. Depending on a harmful chemical to feel functional when that chemical is destroying your ability to function is ironic and difficult to stomach. But, whatever strategy or program appeals to…

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Breaking Down the 12 Steps of AA

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 20, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 Alcoholics Anonymous, also known as AA, is a free and effective resource for people whose lives have become unmanageable due to the effects of alcoholism. We know that intelligence, early successes, and the desire to quit are not enough to cause an…