When to Seek Residential Anxiety Disorder Treatment

When to Seek Residential Treatment for Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States, experienced by 18% of adults annually. If your anxiety symptoms are making your life unmanageable, you should consider anxiety disorder treatment. “Look at your life and see if it is serving you,” advised Melisse Prusinski, Clinical Manager of Morningstar Residential Program at Integrative…

Understanding Childhood Trauma

Is There Effective Treatment for Childhood Trauma?

Trauma is an emotional response to a deeply distressing or disturbing experience. When the traumatic event or experience ends, the emotional response can continue. People can carry the long-term effects of childhood trauma for years, well into adulthood. Trauma treatment programs can help begin the healing process. Understanding Childhood Trauma Childhood trauma occurs when a…


CE Event: The Integration of Neuroplasticity into the Meal Planning Process for Eating Disorder Recovery

RSVP for the Plano event – September 28th @ 11:00 am RSVP for the Grapevine event – September 29th @ 11:00 am   The principles of neuroplasticity give a refreshed perspective on healing and recovery within the behavioral health and eating disorder professional communities. The brain’s ability to rewire itself, creating new healing patterns that…

The Cause of Personality Disorders

What Causes Personality Disorders?

A personality disorder is when the way an individual thinks, feels, and behaves differs from other people’s expectations. Often these thoughts, feelings, and behaviors cause distress or problems functioning. It’s not just having a bad day. It’s a behavioral pattern that continues for an extended period. Personality disorders can impact personal relationships and hurt the…