The Importance of Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Addiction Recovery

The Importance of Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Addiction Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 26, 2021 Updated: October 27, 2021 People who struggle with mental health concerns are often more susceptible to becoming dependent on harmful psychoactive chemicals because drugs that alleviate pain, anxiety, depression, and exhaustion are easy to misuse. While some people who…

what is dual diagnosis treatment

What Is Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

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 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…

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

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.…

Common Co-Occurring Issues Faced by Women

Common Co-Occurring Issues Faced by Women

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 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 Are Co-Occurring Disorders

What Are Co-Occurring Disorders

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: October 19, 2021 Medical professionals refer to having a mental illness alongside a harmful chemical dependence as having a dual diagnosis, also known as co-occurring disorders. Many people who suffer from addiction have some mental illness due to…

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…

mental health disorders and addiction

Mental Health Disorders and Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 19, 2021 Updated: September 19, 2021 Mental health concerns are common among people suffering from drug abuse and addiction. The tie between mental illness and addiction is so strong that substance abuse can actually lead to mental health conditions. In fact, the reverse is also true. Mental illness…

how to control anxiety

How To Control Anxiety

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 16, 2021 Updated: September 16, 2021 Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health disorders in the United States. In fact, approximately 40 million people have some form of anxiety disorder. This could include generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and so on. Many people…