World Bipolar Day in 2019.

World Bipolar Day in 2019

Bipolar disorder is a condition that creates periods of intense, elevated mood and periods of depression. In fact, other disorders frequently occur in connection with bipolar disorder. Some of the common disorders include ADHD, schizophrenia, and substance use disorders. Specifically, estimates suggest that as many as 60 million people suffer from bipolar disorder worldwide. A…

Depression and Addiction correlation.

Correlation Between Depression and Addiction

Substance abuse is an incredibly difficult issue to overcome. It can be debilitating. This is especially true when accompanied by a mental health condition such as depression. When both depression and addiction are present, the problems are called “co-occurring.” In such instances, a patient’s depression leads them further into addiction while their addiction only deepens…

What is Meditation Therapy Exactly?

What is Meditation Therapy?

Many types of holistic therapies exist for those who are struggling with an addiction. Holistic therapies work to treat a person’s emotional and psychological well being during addiction treatment. The following material will talk about meditation therapy in more detail. It will also cover some of the benefits that can come from meditation practices. Specifically…

What are the Benefits of Meditation?

What are the Benefits of Meditation?

Rehab programs are result-oriented. That means they often incorporate therapies that fall under the heading of holistic. Holistic is something of a catch-all phrase for alternative or spiritual approaches like meditation. These approaches gained popularity as a way to treat the psychological and emotional effects that addiction had on patients. Despite falling under the heading…