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For people with drug & alcohol problems

The Alarming Effects of Mental Health on Addiction

how does mental health affect addiction

How does mental health affect addiction? More often than not, addiction comes hand in hand with mental illness. Either you have turned to substance abuse as a coping mechanism for pre-existing mental conditions, or, mental illness arises as a result of addiction. A co-occurring disorder means that an individual is suffering from addiction and mental … Read more

Why holistic therapy is so effective

Maintaining healthy habits to ensure a sober life

Why holistic therapy has helped so many addicts recover If you are suffering from alcohol or drug abuse, then the best way to start your recovery process is to attend rehab. As well as getting clean, rehab will include a 28-day treatment programme tailored to your needs. Therapeutic sessions will allow you to open up … Read more

Loving an alcoholic: How to help them and yourself

Loving an alcoholic: how to help them and yourself

Loving an alcoholic: How to help them and yourself Are you worried about a loved one’s alcohol abuse? It may be very difficult to hear, but they may be suffering from alcoholism. Addiction is an illness – it isn’t their fault, and it isn’t yours. It can be just as hard living with an alcoholic – … Read more

Is your addiction a secret? The telltale signs

Telltale signs of hidden alcoholism

Is your addiction a secret? The telltale signs Do you find yourself hiding your alcohol consumption from others? Have you ever lied about how much alcohol you have been drinking? If so, then you may be secretly drinking, and this could be a very dangerous contributor to alcohol dependency. Only 20% of alcoholics seek professional … Read more