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Mental Health Disorders and Addiction: What You Need to Know About Dual Diagnosis

Substance use disorder is a common condition in America. Consequently, so are mental health issues. Sometimes mental health disorders and addiction co-occur in the same individual at the same time. When this happens, a dual diagnosis is needed to treat both conditions simultaneously. If you or someone you love struggles with addiction and mental health…

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Therapists: Want a Quick (and Free) Website Marketing Audit?

As part of our new Integrative Life Network, ILC is publishing new (and free) resources for therapists, not just around topics of addiction and mental health, but also business and marketing tips and tutorials. Subscribe to Integrative Life Network During this particularly tough time for our therapist community transitioning to online video sessions, we’ve asked…

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Mental Health Treatment – An Integrative Approach to Wellness

Whether you’re looking for a residential treatment program, partial hospitalization, or intensive outpatient treatment, talk to us before making a decision. Our integrative approach to improving mental health starts with you. We focus on you as an individual, not just your diagnosis. We consider you a partner in your treatment program and work collaboratively with…

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How Nutrition Can Help Recovery: The Healing Foods Program at Integrative Life Center

Eating well makes you feel strong. So if you’re about to embark on a life-changing journey to recovery from substance use disorder, strength feels good. That’s why nutrition is such an important aspect of any recovery program. When your body and mind function how they were intended, recovery becomes that much easier. Thus, learning how nutrition…

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What Is Dual Diagnosis Treatment? Help for Co-Occurring Disorders

What is dual diagnosis treatment? It’s the treatment for one or more disorders that occur alongside addiction. Often, someone who struggles with substance use disorder also suffers from a mental health condition such as depression or anxiety. Thus, for the best results, both conditions must be treated. Dual diagnosis treatment is one of the Principles…

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Healing and Recovery: It’s a Matter of the Heart

Emmanuel Dagher once said, “Healing is less about “saving” or “fixing” and more about “allowing” ourselves to ease into the remembering that there’s a wholeness that has been there all along.” After years of working in the treatment field, we’ve come to believe we, as human beings benefit from a program embracing Dagher’s thought. This means…