young teen struggling with alcohol abuse

Teen Alcohol Abuse

Here are some alarming statistics about teens and alcohol to consider. Every year, underage drinking contributes to the death of 5,000 people under the age of 21. About 35% of high school students report drinking alcohol within the past month. Of those students, 70% say they binge drink—that’s defined as consuming five or more drinks…

woman wondering, am I bipolar?

Am I Bipolar?

Am I bipolar? Do I need bipolar disorder treatment in Portland? This is actually a tough question to answer. You may feel like your life is spinning out of control at times or like you don’t want to get out of bed. But, is it really a clinical disorder, or are you experiencing the natural ups…

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Top Signs of ADD

ADHD is increasingly common today across the United States. Generally diagnosed in children, many adults make it to college age or older before receiving a diagnosis. For many people living with ADHD, medications provide the support they need to focus on tasks at work or school. For others, alternative approaches help them understand their behavioral…

Drunkorexia Treatment

Drunkorexia Treatment

Alcohol misuse disorders impact millions of Americans each year. Unfortunately, many people who struggle with an eating disorder also meet the criteria for an alcohol misuse disorder. When you have both an eating disorder and an alcohol misuse disorder, you have drunkorexia. Because of the severity and risks associated with the condition, which includes a…