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What Are Harm Reduction Programs?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: January 18, 2023 Updated: January 19, 2023 Many opinions are being thrown around these days about the best ways to combat the opioid epidemic. Our President recently told us that the best method was going to be anti-drug advertisements. Other people say it’s funding more opioid addiction treatment…

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Suicidal Thoughts: What They Are and How You Should Respond

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 28, 2022 Updated: November 18, 2022 Suicide, the act of intentionally taking one’s own life, is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and claims nearly 47,000 lives annually. The rates of attempted suicide, harming oneself…

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Benefits of Behavioral Counseling

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 16, 2022 Updated: December 22, 2022 In addiction recovery, behavioral counseling is a main part of treatment. This type of therapy offers many benefits for those who participate in it. Several types of therapy fall under evidence-based treatment as effective at combating addiction. If you feel concerned…

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Should I Choose a PHP for Mental Health Treatment?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 10, 2022 Updated: November 14, 2022 Once you have chosen to seek help for your mental health issues, the next step is to determine what level of care best suits your needs and circumstances. Most people are aware of options such as outpatient therapy and residential treatment…

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Benefits of A Rehab Aftercare Program

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 5, 2022 Updated: December 22, 2022 An addiction treatment program begins with time working through detox and through a residential addiction treatment program many times. Yet, once a person leaves a treatment center’s safety and support, there is still an ongoing need for support. A rehab aftercare…

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IOP for Mental Health Treatment in Florida

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 5, 2022 Updated: November 14, 2022 Mental health symptoms occur on a continuum from mild to severe. The severity of symptoms affects how daily life is impacted and the best level of treatment. Choosing mental health treatment is one of the best decisions for your health, but…

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The Importance of Self-Love and Positive Self-Talk

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: December 2, 2022 Updated: December 22, 2022 Many struggling with drug or alcohol addiction find themselves confronted with a self-deprecating, self-doubting inner voice. This can cause individuals to experience negative emotions and encourage unhealthy mental states making self-love a challenge. Overcoming addiction and healing from the disease means…

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What Is Cutting and What Are the Warning Signs?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: November 23, 2022 Updated: October 20, 2022 Non-suicidal self-injury—often referred to as self-harm—involves any act of intentionally injuring or causing harm to oneself. While self-harm can take on various forms, Mental Health America reports that 70–90% of people who self-harm choose cutting as their preferred method.  Self-harm is…

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How Does REBT Work?

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: November 8, 2022 Updated: October 20, 2022 How does REBT work? Rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is a popular form of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) that helps individuals identify and change irrational beliefs and negative thought patterns that contribute to psychological and behavioral issues. At the foundation of REBT…

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Long-Term Effects of Anxiety Disorders

Added By Harmony Hills Harmony Hills Published: November 4, 2022 Updated: November 15, 2022 We hear a lot about anxiety. That’s probably because anxiety disorders are the most common mental health disorder in the United States, affecting nearly 40 million adults annually. Unfortunately, though anxiety disorders are highly treatable, estimates show that less than 40…