addiction patients participating in group therapy activities

Group Therapy Activities

Addiction is a chronic, incurable condition that requires life-long management. Symptoms will worsen until you receive proper treatment, which can include group therapy activities, individual counseling, and family therapy. Millions of Americans struggle with substance abuse and addiction issues each year. Not only is addiction relatively prevalent, but drug overdoses are also the leading cause…

a woman seeking methods for coping with anxiety and depression

Coping With Anxiety And Depression

Both mental health and substance abuse disorders affect your brain chemistry and cause neurotransmitter imbalances. Among the most common mental health problems, those with addiction issues have anxiety and depression. Coping with anxiety and depression is important during the recovery process because negative emotions can increase your risk of relapsing. Mental health disorders impact roughly…