Mental Health & Addiction Treatment | Co–Occurring Disorders & Dual Diagnosis

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Mental health issues and substance use disorders have a deep connection in the human brain. According to the National Institute of Mental Health in 2017, nearly one in five adults in the United States was living with some form of mental illness. This breaks down to 46.6 million Americans who struggle with a mental health issue.

In the field of addiction treatment, when someone has a substance use disorder, coupled with another form of mental health issue, we call this a co-occurring disorder or a dual diagnosis. Sometimes addiction treatment alone is not enough. We have helped many people in the Houston, Texas area by identifying a co-occurring mental health issue that was adding to their substance abuse problem.

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What is a Psych Ward? Mental Health Help with Kati Morton | Kati Morton

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Today I talk about what a psychiatric ward looks like. I spent a few years working at one and wanted to share with you what it is like. Remember that even though they can be a bit scary and overwhelming, the important thing is that they keep us safe. Psychiatric hospitals, are also known as mental hospitals and psychiatric wards (“psych” wards) when they are a sub-unit of a regular hospital, are hospitals or wards specializing in the treatment of serious mental disorders, such as clinical depression, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder. Psychiatric hospitals vary widely in their size and grading. Some hospitals may specialize only in short-term or outpatient therapy for low-risk patients. Others may specialize in the temporary or permanent care of residents who, as a result of a psychological disorder, require routine assistance, treatment, or a specialized and controlled environment. Patients are often admitted on a voluntary basis, but people whom psychiatrists believe may pose a significant danger to themselves or others may be subject to involuntary commitment.Modern psychiatric hospitals evolved from, and eventually replaced the older lunatic asylums. The treatment of inmates in early lunatic asylums was sometimes brutal and focused on containment and restraint. With successive waves of reform, and the introduction of effective evidence-based treatments, modern psychiatric hospitals provide a primary emphasis on treatment, and attempt where possible to help patients control their own lives in the outside world, with the use of a combination of psychiatric drugs and psychotherapy.A crisis stabilization unit is in effect an emergency room for psychiatry, frequently dealing with suicidal, violent, or otherwise critical individuals. Open units are psychiatric units that are not as secure as crisis stabilization units. Another type of psychiatric hospital is medium term, which provides care lasting several weeks. In the United Kingdom, both crisis admissions and medium term care is usually provided on acute admissions wards. Juvenile or adolescent wards are sections of psychiatric hospitals or psychiatric wards set aside for children and/or adolescents with mental illness. Long-term care facilities have the goal of treatment and rehabilitation back into society within a short time-frame (two or three years). Another institution for the mentally ill is a community-based halfway house.
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Inpatient treatment, also referred to as residential mental health treatment, takes place in a residential facility on a 24/7 basis.

This level of care is best suited for those who need constant medical supervision as well as those with relatively severe, long-term symptoms who have not shown significant progress after outpatient mental health intervention.

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Because it can also cause drowsiness, confusion, hallucinations, and impair memory, GHB is often found in sexual assault cases. Withdrawal symptoms are very similar to the effects of alcohol withdrawal, so recovery at a medical treatment center is highly recommended.

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Mental Illness Larger Problem For Teens Than Drug & Alcohol Abuse, Study Shows | NBC Nightly News

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Millions of America’s teenagers are anxious and depressed — and 65% of those with depression, 80% of those with anxiety do not get any treatment. A new Pew study reveals seven out of ten teens say mental illness is a major problem among their peers.
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The human element of recovery from mental illness and addiction | Apryl Pooley | TEDxMSU

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Apryl Pooley shares her story through mental illness and how she rediscovered her passion for learning, teaching, and sharing.

Apryl Pooley is a PhD candidate in Michigan State University’s Dept. of Neuroscience, as well as a novelist, artist, and impassioned activist.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx

Healthy Relationships Topic 1: Active addiction tends to destroy or test the bonds of family and friendly relationships. When their drug of choice becomes the focus of their life, healthy relationships are tested due to drug seeking behaviors. ABT’s substance abuse treatment for drug and alcohol addictions focus on developing healthy boundaries, learning effective communication skills, and developing a strong support system in family members. Watch Topic 2 to explore what healthy boundaries look like in recovery

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Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Behavioral Disorder Counselors Career Video

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This career video provides day in the life information about the following jobs and occupations.

JOB TITLE: Mental Health Counselors

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Counsel with emphasis on prevention. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health. May help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging.

RELATED JOB TITLES: Behavior Analyst, Behavior Support Specialist (BSS), Case Manager, Clinician, Correctional Counselor, Counselor, Mental Health Counselor, Mental Health Specialist, Mental Health Therapist, Therapist

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JOB TITLE: Substance Abuse and Behavioral Disorder Counselors

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: Counsel and advise individuals with alcohol, tobacco, drug, or other problems, such as gambling and eating disorders. May counsel individuals, families, or groups or engage in prevention programs.

RELATED JOB TITLES: Addictions Counselor, Case Manager, Chemical Dependency Counselor (CD Counselor), Chemical Dependency Professional, Clinical Counselor, Correctional Substance Abuse Counselor, Counselor, Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist (DATS), Prevention Specialist, Substance Abuse Counselor (SA Counselor)

ONET: 21-1011.00

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