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Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health in Hispanic Communities

Rates of the prevalence of substance use disorder in Hispanic communities typically mirror that of the general U.S. population. However, some indicators show that substance use and mental health disorders, including co-occurring disorders requiring dual diagnosis treatment, may be slightly higher due to sociodemographic factors. These factors may also prevent or deter those who suffer…

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How to Support Your Loved One with a Substance Use Disorder During the Holidays

During the holidays, families come together to share meals and make new memories that can last a lifetime. However, for those with a substance use disorder (SUD), this can be both a blessing and a challenge. Supporting a loved one with SUDs may mean changing up the routine to help everyone feel included. Individuals with…

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5 Benefits of Group Therapy for Mental Health Treatment

A group therapy program can supplement individual therapy during mental health treatment. To decide if group therapy is right for you, review the information below to learn more about group therapy and its benefits to those seeking mental health solutions. What Is Group Therapy? Group therapy falls under the category of psychotherapy and involves several…