female addiction professionals discusses benefits of therapist vs psychologist

Therapist vs Psychologist

If you or a loved one is struggling with a mental health problem or substance abuse issue, you may wonder what the difference between a therapist vs psychologist is. Mental health and addiction treatment include access to counselors, therapists, psychiatrists, and psychologists and it can be difficult to understand how these specialties differ. Evidence-based treatments…

addiction therapy group reflects on what is comorbidity during sessions

What is Comorbidity?

Addiction rates and accidental drug overdoses have reached epidemic levels in the United States, resulting in a public health emergency declaration. Unintentional drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in the country. Despite the prevalence of substance abuse problems, relatively few people decide to seek treatment. To further complicate matters, many people who…

adderall addiction therapy group learns about adderall withdrawal symptoms

Adderall Withdrawal Symptoms

Millions of American use and abuse psychoactive substances and prescription medications each year, leading to alarming rates of addiction among Americans. Despite significant therapeutic uses, some prescription medications, such as Adderall, are inherently prone to abuse and addiction, which leads to Adderall withdrawal symptoms. The prevalence of mental health disorders and medical problems sometimes requires…