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The Sober World has many articles related to a person’s psychological and emotional well-being who are struggling with mental health disorders. We provide information on different co-occurring disorders, such as bi-polar disorder, depression, trauma, PTSD, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and where they can go for help. Learn about different medications, and how to communicate with someone struggling with mental health.

Aftercare A Must In Addiction Recovery

It is tempting for those who have made it through an addiction treatment program to conclude that their problems are over. Getting help for an addiction is a great achievement, but...
Silent Assault

The Silent Assault on Americans with Addiction Now Is Our Time

Archeologists have long suspected that addiction and substance abuse has been around longer than once thought. Scientists have found South American tribes’ paraphernalia used to prepare hallucinogenic drugs for sniffing, dating...
Emotional Self- Reliance

The Answer Is The Emotional Self- Reliance

According to the 2010 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, drug and alcohol abuse is the third leading cause of death in the United States. The study found that 23.6...
Emotional Transparency

The Gift Of Emotional Transparency For Children

Stress is rampant in our modern day world. From a long list of stressors in families, substance abuse often rises to the top. What strikes me most when this kind of stress...

Effective Psycho-Social Approaches For Adolescent Substance Use

Research has shown that early onset substance use problems can predict continuing substance use problems in adulthood. Individuals who seek help at the earliest stages of drug use often experience more...
face of fear

LOOKING INTO THE FACE OF FEAR

“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” ~ H. P. Lovecraft Many times challenges emerge not from...
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No Willpower Needed: We Must Treat The Deeper Mind!

Where do our thoughts come from? Why do we feel the way we do? Why did we make that “choice”? Why did I have that dream? The answers are to be...

Post-Acute Withdrawal Symptom

Is your loved one suffering from Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome or PAWS? The idea of withdrawal generally brings about thoughts of physical symptomatology. However, PAWS is common among substance abusers. In fact,...
Posttraumatic stress disorder

UNDERSTANDING THE SCIENTIFIC BASIS OF POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) AND DE-STIGMATIZATION: GENETICS OVERRIDES “BEING...

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder with a genetic basis. The disorder develops from a stress reaction after a person is exposed to physiological or psychological trauma such...
Emotional Trauma

Emotional Trauma

There have been many articles written on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and trauma which involve symptoms associated with events such as rape, violence and murder, but rarely do we hear...

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