Understanding the Link Between ADHD and Addiction in Women

Understanding the Link Between ADHD and Addiction in Women

ADHD and addiction are both disorders that greatly affect women. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often goes undiagnosed, untreated, or missed entirely in young girls and women. This is due to several reasons. Women, in general, are encouraged to mask their symptoms, especially as young girls. They may also experience more consistent and persistent symptoms of ADHD,…

two women sitting during day treatment for mental health

Ways Day Treatment Can Improve Your Mental Health

People delay enrolling in a mental health treatment program for a number of reasons, including not wanting to make the time commitment or worrying about the cost. When people don’t receive mental health treatment, the consequences can be catastrophic. However, with proper treatment and support from a team of professionals, it is possible for people…

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Celebrating World Mental Health Day in October

Mental health is an important and ongoing issue in societies around the globe. Those issues include pressing concerns regarding women’s mental health. Too often, available treatments like women’s trauma therapy go unused. As a result, needless suffering occurs. World Mental Health Day, set for October 10th every year, is dedicated to addressing these shortcomings. The…