Contingency management is useful for reducing drug use and beneficial for individuals struggling with addiction because it encourages attendance in group therapy sessions, mental health [...]
Alcohol causes havoc in a healthy body and disrupts the flawless function of the immune system. When your immune system is weakened, your body is at a much higher risk for disease.
It can be alarming when an alcoholic in recovery drinks again. There are warning signs to look for if an alcoholic in your life begins to drink again after being sober.
A large percentage of people with mental illness smoke cigarettes, an unhealthy habit with numerous negative health consequences. People with mental illness are twice as likely to smoke as those [...]