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Self-Sabotage: Overcoming the Critical Inner Voice

Some people spend their lives dealing with powerful cravings for alcohol, drugs, food, gambling, and other temptations that negatively impact their health or relationships. Often, their motivations and causes are easily identifiable or already known. But when it comes...

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Top 5 Tips for Sober Dating

Making the decision to get sober has countless positive effects on a person’s life. But the one thing that recovery immediately makes difficult is dating. It’s already hard enough to find a person you get along with who aligns with your personal values—but add...

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Video Game Addiction: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Video games have evolved tremendously since the days of Pong and Space Invaders in the 1970s. They’re a favorite pastime of kids, teens, and adults of all ages, and it’s not hard to see why; you can fully immerse yourself in another world and resume another identity...

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Celebrities With Anxiety Disorders

The term “panic attack” gets tossed around a lot to describe normal, everyday scenarios that might make a person anxious. Unfortunately, for those living with an anxiety disorder, these attacks are anything but normal. The constant worry and tension can be exhausting...

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Does Your Child Have ADHD?

Diagnosing a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can be tricky. Children naturally have a lot of energy and short attention spans, but some of these normal child-like behaviors overlap with the common symptoms of ADHD. Many parents avoid looking...

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How to Deal With Loneliness and Depression

Experiencing depression and loneliness at the same time often feels like a trap. Depression symptoms can include feelings of hopelessness and loneliness, and loneliness can lead to depression. It seems like a never-ending cycle. It’s easy to feel like you’ll be this...

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How Depression Affects Your Eating Habits

Depression is a serious mental illness that has very real effects on how you feel and think, sometimes leading to disinterest in former hobbies. This disinterest can also translate to food. If you struggle with depression, you may experience changes in appetite, which...

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Now Accepting TRICARE Insurance

At Viewpoint Dual Recovery Center, we understand that addiction can affect everyone and anyone—regardless of background, financial status, or age. It is our goal to bring an environment of healing to patients who are struggling with substance abuse, and who may also...

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What is Dual Diagnosis?

Substance abuse and mental illness are too often believed to be primarily separate issues. Many treatment centers choose to focus on one or the other, forcing clients to attend more than one center, or completely denying them the opportunity to achieve true,...

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