chronic mental illness

What Addiction Treatment is Right for Me?

What Addiction Treatment is Right for Me?

Many people struggle with alcohol and drug addiction. With so many different types of treatment available, how do you know what’s right for you? The good news is, you don’t have to figure it out by yourself. If you are unsure what’s best for you, a therapist can help. There…

How Yoga Can Help Reduce Anxiety

How Yoga Can Help Reduce Anxiety

IS ANXIETY BECOMING A PROBLEM? Everyone experiences anxiety from time to time. It is a human emotion we all share, and it’s important to remember that you are not the only one who deals or has dealt with it. At low and moderate levels, anxiety can even be beneficial. It…

How Therapeutic Yoga Can Help with Depression

How Therapeutic Yoga Can Help with Depression

STRUGGLING WITH DEPRESSION Everyone feels depressed or sad at some point in their lives. Life is always changing and we all experience things that make us feel depression as an emotion. Sometimes we just need to be pointed in the right direction, skills to implement in our daily lives, or…

How to Ditch New Year’s Resolutions and Still Be Your Best Self

How to Ditch New Year’s Resolutions and Still Be Your Best Self

Every year we go through the same task of making New Year’s Resolutions… and every year we struggle to achieve them. People often fail at accomplishing their goals because they set really high expectations that are difficult, if not impossible, to follow through with. Setting unrealistic goals can cause unwanted…

10 Tips on Handling Family During the Holidays While Coping with Mental Illness

10 Tips on Handling Family During the Holidays While Coping with Mental Illness

For some, the holidays are a time of year for joy and celebration. But for others, it can bring on unnecessary stress and tension, especially if you are struggling with mental illness. Everyone has a family member (or two or three) who spreads rumors, pushes buttons, or pokes their nose…