a doctor talking to patients about the many benefits of group therapy

The Benefits of Group Therapy

Therapy has proven beneficial for ages. Having someone to talk and listen to your issues is helpful. Further, having someone help you reflect on things from a different standpoint or bring new strategies to light is useful. But what about group therapy? Are there any benefits of group therapy that are worth acknowledging? What is Group…

parents arguing in front of their child and a doctor before learning how addiction affects families

How Addiction Affects Families

When you think about how addiction affects families, you may realize that substances like opioids and alcohol have a severe impact on the way we relate. Although we think of addiction and substance abuse disorder as a largely personal experience, these substances have a devastating impact on the people who surround the addicted individual. Addiction…

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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…

woman struggling with common mental health disorders

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…