Treatment Description for Mental Disorders

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Below you will find information on the different evidence-based approaches for treatment several mental disorders to see which can best help you in understanding the different approaches to treatment. Many people suffering from a substance use disorder do have a dual-diagnosed disorder that may have gone untreated during the substance use. Mental disorders are generally characterized by changes […]

Psychology Today

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If you are looking for a therapist, treatment facility, therapy group, or psychiatrist the Psychology Today website can help you find one in your area. Psychology Today offers countless amounts of articles covering mental health, substance use, depression, parenting, politics, and much more. This website is very useful to those suffering from mental illness and/or substance […]

National Helpline

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SAMSHA offers a free, 24-hour, confidential, 365-day-a-year, information hotline in English and Spanish for individuals and family members facing mental health and/or substance use disorders. The helpline provides referrals to local treatment facilities, support groups, and community-based organizations. If you would like to contact the SAMSHA National Helpline you can do so at 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Teen and Family Services

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Teen and Family Services (TFS) is a non-profit organization specifically designed to meet the needs of teenagers and families struggling to manage adolescent substance abuse. The TFS program operates primarily through a combination of positive peer group influences and the most successful substance abuse management model in existence, the Twelve Steps. 87% of teens who […]

NAMI Austin

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NAMI, which stands for National Alliance for Mental Illness, is one of the best resources for those suffering from a mental illness, as well as family and friends of those suffering from a mental illness. NAMI helps provide a large amount of resources to help educate, train, and provide support for those living with a mental […]

211 Texas

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If you are looking for a meeting or other recovery resources and don’t have the internet readily available but need to quickly find resources then you can call 2-1-1 from anywhere in Texas and get local resources. 2-1-1 Texas is a free, confidential information and referral line answered by nationally certified specialists 24 hours a […]