FAQ - Behavioral Health services

Benefits of professional counseling:

Counseling provides a sounding board and a space without distractions to organize your thoughts.   A safe  place to unload the weights of your troubles. Therapy helps you move past trauma and problematic past experiences in childhood or relationships, assisting you to have confidence and a greater sense of self. This enables you to think positively and experience happiness and satisfaction in life. 


https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/in-therapy/201403/8-more-reasons-go-therapy



There is no health with out mental health. Stop the stigma and break the silence.  You are not alone. Click the links below to learn more about mental illnesses and disorders. 


Frequently asked questions about anxiety and mood disorders.

https://www.mooddisorders.ca/faq/anxiety-and-mood-disorders


Overview  of psychotic disorders. 

https://www.mentalhealth.gov/what-to-look-for/psychotic-disorders


Co-Occurring Disorders

To have a co- occurring disorder there is a diagnosis of a mental health disorder  and substance abuse.

https://www.drugrehab.com/co-occurring-disorder/


Information about substance abuse.

https://drugrehab.com 


“A large number of people with substance use disorders also have some psychiatric disorders which may or may not be major,” Dr. Timothy Huckaby, medical director of Orlando Recovery Center, told DrugRehab.com. “A lot of people have underlying depression or underlying depression or underlying anxiety.”




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Help Resources

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Sucide Prevention

Suicide: Read This First

https://metanoia.org/suic


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Phone Number

  • 1-800-273-8255

Find out more on: Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Suicide Facts

https://save.org/about-suicide/suicide-facts/

Domestic Violence

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

CALL 24/7/365

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

1-800-787-3224 (TTY for Deaf/Hard of Hearing)

Learn more about services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals.

http://www.thehotline.org/about-us/contact/

Child Abuse

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

The national hotline is available 24/7 at 

(1-800) 4-A-Child or (1-800) 422-4453

https://www.childhelp.org/hotline/

Rape

RAINN 

National Sexual Assault Hotline. Free. Confidential. 

24/7. Call 800.656.HOPE (4653)

https://www.rainn.org/