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…

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: October 19, 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…

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Acupuncture and Physical Therapy

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 2021 Alone or together, acupuncture and physical therapy give you balance in addiction rehab treatment. As you heal your mind and body from drug or alcohol abuse, these helpful services benefit you in many ways. Even if you have never received acupuncture before…

Common Co-occurring Psychological Disorders

Common Co-Occurring Psychological Disorders

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 22, 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.…

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How Talk Therapy Fits Into Addiction Treatment

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 2021 When it comes to treating addiction, people have a lot of options. One such option is conversational or talk therapy. Many people have heard of this type of psychotherapy, but not everyone knows much about…

Types of Mental Illness

Types of Mental Illness

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 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…

What Is Behavioral Therapy

What Is Behavioral Therapy?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 2021 For those who are trying to beat addiction, therapy is often a good route to take. One example of an often effective form of therapy is behavioral health services. Behavioral therapy is a type of treatment that focuses completely on changing the root…

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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…