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What Are Signs That You Are Stressed?

Stress is the body’s way of responding to a threat or a demand. Real or imagined danger kickstarts the body’s defenses and creates a ‘flight or fight response.’ When working properly and effectively, your responses to stress can help keep you energetic, focused, and alert. But recognizing signs you are stressed can help prevent negative…

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How Does Behavioral Treatment Work?

Behavioral treatment is an umbrella term for a range of therapies that specialists use to help clients with mental health disorders. Therapists use evidence-based treatment as a form of primary care for both disorders and addictions. A behavioral treatment program is grounded in extensive scientific research, academic study, and client observation.  Mental health treatment programs…

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Where to Find a Crisis Stabilization Program

Crisis stabilization helps individuals and families in crisis address acute mental health issues. You can find a crisis stabilization program at a local mental health treatment center in Ohio. Crisis stabilization in OH is often included as a part of trauma care or a trauma-informed therapy program. It is designed to help individuals and families…

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What Are the Main Principles of Trauma-Informed Care?

The central goal of trauma-informed care is to allow clients to heal from trauma. Revisiting past trauma can cause anxiety, anger, and mental unrest; therefore, trauma-informed care needs to take place in the right setting, with the right therapists. With that in mind, there are six main principles of trauma-informed care at Sunrise Vista. Safety…

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Seeking Mental Health Services During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a surge in mental health issues. Social isolation, joblessness, and the rising death toll cause an increase in anxiety about the future, feelings of claustrophobia, and loneliness. Uncertainty about the future has caused many people to have depression, anxiety, phobias, and extreme restlessness. Unfortunately, many people cannot get the…

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What is Schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is a chronic brain disorder affecting approximately one percent of the population. People with schizophrenia have terrifying psychological symptoms such as hearing voices, losing touch with reality, fear of mind control, and fear that someone is plotting to hurt them. They typically have enduring problems with attention, memory, and problem-solving. Other less obvious symptoms…