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What You Need To Know About Mental Illness Statistics

There’s good news when it comes to mental illness. Times are changing, and there is more talk about the conditions that fall under the broad umbrella of mental illness. This is excellent for those people who experience these conditions. The mental illness statistics show that these conditions aren’t isolated events or occurrences. If you or…

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Common Mental Health Disorders

For many people struggling with addiction, mental health issues also play a significant role in their health. At Serenity House Detox in Houston, we understand how common mental health disorders and addiction co-occur, making it difficult to find your way out of a downward spiral. Common Mental Health Disorders Many people in the United States…

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Dangers of Mixing Adderall and Alcohol

Mixing Adderall and alcohol is a risky habit. Adderall, often used to treat Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), is a stimulant. Alcohol is a depressant. When taken together, each drug cancels out the effects of the other. When this happens, the person who’s mixing the two may accidentally overdose on one or both. If you’re currently…

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CBT vs DBT

Serenity House Detox Houston uses a number of psychotherapy techniques to treat our clients with substance abuse disorders. Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) are evidence-based treatments. CBT and DBT have proven most effective in helping our guests overcome addiction. If you are seeking guidance on your journey to recovery, we can help.…