When you complete drug detox while pregnant, you’ll want to find a medically managed inpatient program with 24/7 support for the safety of you and your baby.
Adjusting to a new sober lifestyle brings many challenges. One of these challenges is finding summertime activities that don’t involve drinking alcohol.
Those who have been traumatized are much more likely to turn to substance abuse than those who haven’t, but abusing substances only further exacerbates their trauma and PTSD.
If you suspect your friend is in a codependent relationship and want to help, you can build up their self worth, offer a safe space for conversation and more.
Anxiety and PTSD often occur simultaneously and have many symptoms in common, such as intense fear or worry, difficulty with daily living and physical distress.
Silencing your inner critic, rebuilding relationships and sharing your experience can help with forgiving yourself in recovery.
Regular consumption of pornography has been shown to negatively impact mental health by increasing depression, anxiety and loneliness.
Stimulants are substances used to increase brain and nervous system functionality, and while they can be medicinally beneficial, higher doses can pose a risk.
Depression can affect energy, perspective and motivation, which can negatively impact a dating relationship.
Post-acute withdrawal syndrome (PAWS) happens in the second stage of detoxing from substance abuse, and the best treatments are typically a combination of medication and therapy.