psychotherapy vs therapy

What Is the Difference Between Psychotherapy and Other Types of Therapy?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: May 13, 2022 Updated: May 18, 2022 Mental health disorders range in symptoms from mild to severe. Some people will experience depression for a few days or weeks, while others can experience a major depressive disorder that can last several months or longer. It can be difficult to…

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What Is Moral Reconation Therapy?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: May 6, 2022 Updated: May 18, 2022 Drugs and alcohol affect the frontal lobe, or reasoning center of your brain, and can cause most people to participate in risky behavior. This can include unprotected sex, sharing needles, stealing from friends and family, and criminal activity. What is moral…

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How To Spot Symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 27, 2021 Updated: April 4, 2022 Could you have a borderline personality disorder or BPD? It is a lesser-known and less common type of mental health condition, but it still impacts millions. BPD is a mental health issue that affects personal relationships and can make one’s work-life…

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How Individual Therapy Can Help with Anxiety and Mental Health

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: November 15, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021 Experiencing stress and occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. Generally, when the event causing the stress and anxiety is over, the feelings pass in a reasonable time. However, feelings of excessive fear and worry remain ever-present for millions of…

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How to Help Someone Who Is Self-Harming

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: August 19, 2021 Updated: July 26, 2021 Learning that a friend or family member is engaging in self-harm can be deeply upsetting. You may feel frightened for their safety and confused or angry about why they are doing this to themselves. For a long time, self-injurious behavior was…

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3 Benefits of Individual Therapy for Addiction

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: July 7, 2021 Updated: June 22, 2021 Contrary to the beliefs of many, addiction recovery involves much more than detoxing from drugs or alcohol. The simple fact is that detox is the first step in the recovery process. Substance use and mental health disorders are diseases whose roots…

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Signs You Need Mental Health Treatment

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: June 10, 2021 Updated: May 24, 2021 Mental health encompasses our psychological, social, and emotional well-being. It affects our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors and factors into how we relate to others, handle stressful situations, and make decisions. When our mental health suffers, it can negatively impact all areas…

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Can a Therapist Prescribe Medicine?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: March 29, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 Whether dealing with mental health issues or in treatment for a substance use disorder, sometimes clients need more than therapy or counseling to get the best results from their mental health treatment. Therapists provide counseling, often in the form of talk…

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Different Types of Counselors

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: March 25, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 Understanding the many different types of counselors in mental health therapy can be confusing. Therapist, psychologist, LCSW, psychiatrist, and counselor are just a few of the titles you may encounter. It’s important to understand where to start. At Harmony Hills, we…