Florida Dual Diagnosis Programs: What You Need to Know

Florida Dual Diagnosis Programs: What You Need to Know

About half of individuals with mental health disorders also struggle with substance use disorders. Either disorder can cause the other and symptoms of both disorders are amplified which requires comprehensive, multi-faceted treatment approaches. Florida dual diagnosis programs can provide the type of...
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07/22 2024
How to Find Dual Diagnosis Inpatient Treatment Near Me

How to Find Dual Diagnosis Inpatient Treatment Near Me

Drug and alcohol addiction is a complex chronic, relapsing disorder. It is not unusual to see a co-occurring mental health disorder along with substance dependence. Individuals with pre-existing mental health conditions may turn to drugs or alcohol as a way to cope...
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07/17 2024
7 Athletes That Have Struggled With Mental Health

7 Athletes That Have Struggled With Mental Health

Athletes and Mental Illness Being a professional athlete or in another high-profile athletic position like a top college team will put people under incredible stress — not only because they live more public lives than the average person, but also because college...
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06/17 2024
Inpatient Mental Health Services in Orlando

Inpatient Mental Health Services in Orlando

Inpatient mental health Orlando services can help you end your alcohol or drug dependence. In the U.S., more than 22 million people struggle with substance addiction which is often complicated by mental health issues. An addiction to drugs or alcohol can impact...
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05/21 2024
Inpatient Mental Health Services in Tampa

Inpatient Mental Health Services in Tampa

Tampa has established itself as a hub for comprehensive mental health care, with facilities like WhiteSands Treatment leading the way in providing top-tier inpatient services. These programs are crucial for individuals facing serious mental health challenges who require a structured environment to...
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04/16 2024
Co-occurring Treatment in Miami: How to Get the Right Diagnosis

Co-occurring Treatment in Miami: How to Get the Right Diagnosis

Understanding Co-occurring Disorders: Basics and Importance A co-occurring disorder, also known as dual diagnosis,  is when there is an intersection between mental health disorders and substance use disorders. Understanding the unique impacts of a dual diagnosis is imperative when you’re embarking on...
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12/27 2023
Neurofeedback Therapy: Revolutionizing Mental Health Treatment

Neurofeedback Therapy: Revolutionizing Mental Health Treatment

Neurofeedback therapy, also known as neurotherapy or biofeedback therapy, is an innovative approach that is transforming the landscape of mental health treatment. At WhiteSands Treatment, we recognize the profound impact of neurofeedback therapy in helping individuals address a wide range of mental...
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12/12 2023
Holidays in Recovery: How to Handle Holiday Stress

Holidays in Recovery: How to Handle Holiday Stress

The holiday season brings challenges like holiday stress to people who are recovering from an alcohol or drug addiction. ‘Tis the season when the chief go-to gift is typically a bottle of wine or spirits. The celebratory nature of the season generally...
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12/11 2023
What Triggers Holiday Anxiety?

What Triggers Holiday Anxiety?

The holiday season is often thought of as a joyous time of year that brings people together for celebration and good cheer. However, many people experience a heightened state of anxiety that can be difficult to navigate through without the proper support...
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12/11 2023