Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and substance use disorder (SUD) are two complex conditions that often coexist, creating a challenging and debilitating situation for those affected. PTSD is a mental health condition triggered by a traumatic event, while SUD involves the excessive and harmful use of substances such as drugs or alcohol continually, despite negative consequences.
Embarking on the journey of psychotherapy can be both exciting and uncertain. One common question that commonly arises is, “How long does psychotherapy last?” It’s natural to seek clarity on the duration of the therapeutic process to better plan and understand what to expect.
Depression is a mental health disorder that affects millions of people worldwide. It can cause feelings of sadness, worthlessness, and hopelessness that can interfere with daily life. While there are various traditional treatments for depression, such as therapy and medication, they may not work for everyone. However, recent studies have shown that ketamine may be […]
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event. While its effects are varied and far-reaching, one lesser-known consequence of PTSD is the increased risk of developing a substance use disorder (SUD). It is essential to recognize the connection between PTSD and SUDs, as it […]
Ketamine infusion therapy is a relatively new treatment option that has been shown to be effective in treating a wide range of conditions, including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and chronic pain. But how does ketamine infusion therapy work, and how can it help you? In this blog, we will explore the benefits of ketamine infusion therapy […]
Panic disorder is a serious mental health condition characterized by recurrent episodes of intense fear or anxiety that can be debilitating and interfere with a person’s ability to carry out daily activities. If you find that you frequently experience sudden, overwhelming feelings of fear or anxiety that make it difficult for you to function, you […]
In many cultures, life can move too quickly. You have fights and don’t have time to resolve them. Your feelings get hurt, and there’s not a moment to stop and reflect on why exactly. You see yourself behaving in ways that don’t make sense to you and may be harmful to some of your relationships. […]
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) doesn’t often have a clear trigger. Some remember the onset, and some find that there was an ambiguous pattern of behavior that eventually became identifiable as OCD. OCD usually begins in anxious thoughts like a fear of harm befalling loved ones or of one’s body performing involuntary actions that put others in […]
If you have a friend or family member who suffers from panic attacks, you want to be there for them as much as possible. Panic attacks can be frightening and overwhelming, and the person experiencing them must know that they are not alone. In this blog post, we will discuss panic attacks, how to spot […]
Alexithymia is characterized by difficulty identifying and describing one’s own emotions. People who suffer from alexithymia often find it difficult to express their feelings, leading to personal relationships and work-life problems. Although alexithymia has been studied for many years, its cause is still unknown. However, evidence suggests that alexithymia may be linked to the manifestations […]