In: Trauma

What Can Discovery Do for my History of Trauma?

Emotional and psychological trauma results from an extremely stressful event such as a physical assault, emotional or verbal abuse, a life-threatening…

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Trauma and Mental Health

According to statistics, a lifetime history of sexual abuse among women ranges from 15 to 25 percent and the prevalence of…

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How Can I Treat my History of Trauma?

Treating my History of Trauma Trauma can be divided into two major categories: catastrophic events such as physical abuse or injury,…

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment

A mental health disorder or a substance abuse disorder usually does not exist in an isolated vacuum. This means that it…

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Co-Occurring Disorders

Substance abuse and addiction can mask a mental illness and vice versa. Many clients admit to an addiction treatment program only…

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Maternal Mental Health Awareness Day

May 1st is National Maternal Mental Health Awareness Day and the first week of May is dedicated to Maternal Mental Health,…

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Five Signs Your Anxiety May Stem From Your Family History

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental health disorders in the United States and affect both children and adults of all…

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How Trauma can Trigger an Eating Disorder

Trauma can come in all forms; from witnessing a brutal murder or having experienced physical abuse firsthand, being involved in a…

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Risk Factors and Warning Signs: Is Your Teenager Depressed?

George Livengood, Assistant National Director of Operations, Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program   Sadness. Irritability. Withdrawal from friends. Weight loss. Depression can reveal itself…

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Impact of Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

Substance abuse and alcohol abuse affects every facet of an individual’s life. From their personal relationships and family to the workplace,…

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