Managing all the changes and transitions that come during college is something that every student deals with, but some cope better than others.
If someone is suspected of having untreated depression or anxiety, one of the best ways to help is by talking to the person.
Much of what experts have learned in recent years regarding the connection between stress and substance abuse is thanks to new, more sophisticated brain-imaging technology.
A mental health problem that can happen after a traumatic event, such as a natural disaster, an assault, or experiencing combat, PTSD is very treatable and can go away for most people.
Illegal in the U.S. since 1924, heroin is highly addictive and is known as a psychoactive, or mind-altering, substance.
Cocaine can change the way the human brain functions, changing the decision-making process and how the brain responds to stress, among other functions.
We know that everyone’s definition of recovery is different, which leads us to the question we hope to answer today: can you fully recover from addiction?
While no definitive link exists between narcissistic personality disorder and addiction, the two can occur together and have similar cycles of behavior.
The ADAA shares that it is not uncommon for someone to have anxiety disorder and depression at the same time. In fact, they have found that almost half of people with a depression diagnosis also have an anxiety disorder.
A person’s reason for binge drinking may vary, but there are certain things anyone can try if they want to stop this pattern of behavior.