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The final day

I had my final day of intensive outpatient treatment a couple days ago. I honestly still felt horribly depressed even after 5 weeks. When I spoke with my therapist for the last time, we looked at my progress. 234 more words

Mental Health

Comparing Mental Health to "Real" Issues? Not Fair

Compassionate Love: Displaying compassion for those who struggle with mental illness   (c)2017 Nancy Virden, Always The Fight Ministries

“There’s been a tsunami, people have lost their homes, and there is so much suffering in the world besides. 412 more words

Mental Health

Anorexic hopefulness versus the obvious

I used to post so much more often than I do now… oh right, I’m in iOP, I go to therapy twice a week, I volunteer at a horse ranch…. 1,048 more words

Eating Disorder Treatment

Children's Health Council launches Intensive Outpatient Program

Written by Kaya van der Horst

The Children’s Health Council (CHC) launched its first Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) on May 8, marking a pivotal point in expanding local teen mental health services. 731 more words


Is Xanax Addictive In Low Doses?

People often associate addiction problem to prescribed drugs like painkillers (Methadone, Vicodin and OxyContin). There are also other prescribed medicines that can also lead to addiction such as Xanax. 611 more words

Drug & Alcohol

What Is The Role Of A Drug Intervention Specialist?

Did you know the successful outcome of your decision making on which option to consider for your drug rehab treatment depends on one expert? Yes, this person is the only one who is equipped with knowledge on what would be the appropriate treatment care to help a person with addiction problem achieve sobriety. 609 more words

Drug & Alcohol

Why Choosing The Right Aftercare Program Is Vital

There are countless different avenues one can explore to deal with a drug or alcohol addiction. People often choose to enter a residential rehabilitation center to deal with their addiction problems. 503 more words

Partial Hospitalization Program