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New Way of Life Ministries
I would like to write some about the on going problem of drug and alcohol addiction in this county. Here in North Carolina and in many other states, there is a addiction epidemic that is way out of co...
Carrie Bootha year ago
The Battle With Mental Illness
I have no idea on what is with me and being able to talk to my friends and family who have depression. Is it because of my kind hearted nature or the fact that I too suffer from depression? Let me sta...
Olivia Coxa year ago
A Socially Acceptable Addiction
On February 14, 2012, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. I was 15-years-old, a sophomore in high school, and I was perpetually moody, or rather, as my mother likes to say, “temporarily insane.” I w...
Monica Milbuta year ago
How I Came Back From the Dead
For as long as I can remember, I’ve been mentally ill. It wasn’t something that came along with my teen angst or brought up by some traumatic event. All my life, these demons have been overtaking me a...
The Healing of Pain
Truly healing our pain is very simple as a concept but can be extraordinarily challenging in practice. More often than not, we confuse healing pain at the root with temporary symptom relief. As my pre...
Leia Wallera year ago
Living with BPD
I’ve struggled with my mental health for as long as I can remember. I have always realised that I was “different” from everyone else but couldn’t quite work out why. As a child, I didn’t follow the cr...
Marissa Garnera year ago
Pain Words Cannot Express
Pain Words Cannot Express “I’m not hungry,” I would say with conviction as I stared at my dinner plate and felt my stomach grumble. This had become my catchphrase when I was a young teenager, and most...
It's Okay to Be in Pain
One of my goals as a counselor has been to do my best to shatter destructive societal belief systems. I can think of no belief stronger and more deeply ingrained in the human psyche than, "It is not o...
Francis Gracea year ago
Therapy Isn't Selfish
Recently, someone boldly announced that therapy was senseless in that it was simply a time where the patient got to talk about themselves for an hour. They went on to imply that this was a selfish act...