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What are Co-Occurring Disorders?

The pressures of everyday life, unfortunately, can lead way too easily to struggles with anxiety, depression, and other mental health conditions. Sometimes the challenges go even deeper when struggling with substance abuse. You may have heard such a circumstance described as a “co-occurring” or “dual diagnosis” disorder. What are co-occurring disorders, exactly? And what does…

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What is OCD?

If the only things you knew about obsessive-compulsive disorder came from popular culture, you might conclude that it’s fun to have — a collection of quirky personality traits that make someone unique. That’s far from accurate. But what is OCD? Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder that stems from intrusive, unwanted, overwhelming thoughts. These moments…

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TMS Therapy for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder, sometimes still referred to as manic depression, is a neurological disorder that affects roughly 1% of Americans. Those who suffer from bipolar disorder can experience huge differences in moods that can last weeks or even months. These moods change from manic episodes, categorized by enormous energy, euphoria, and irritability, to depressive lows, marked…