Mental Health

Mental Health

Wednesday, May 15th, 2024

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At Pine Grove, we believe that education and research are integral to effective treatment. Our blog content includes messages from our staff members, discussion of new studies, and advice for those in every stage of recovery.

Children’s Mental Health Awareness

Wednesday, May 15th, 2024

Children’s Mental Health Awareness

May 6-12 is Children's Mental Health Awareness Week across the United States – an essential time to recognize the importance of nurturing mental health from a young age, check [...]

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Managing Work-Related Stress and Burnout

Burnout has become all too common in today’s fast-paced world. Characterized by overwhelming exhaustion and a lack of motivation, this condition can significantly detract from your quality of life. [...]

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The Stages of Grief Are Outdated

Most people are familiar with the five stages of grief originally described by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross in her 1969 book On Death and Dying. These stages – denial, anger, bargaining, [...]

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Does Heat Affect Bipolar Disorder?

Though summer brings more sunshine and opportunities for vacation and outdoor recreation, it can be a challenging season for people living with mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder. [...]

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PTSD Symptoms

Trauma’s effects can be long-lasting, changing your mood, behavior and ability to trust others. After terrifying or life-threatening experiences, millions of people develop a mental health condition called post-traumatic [...]

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Amphetamine Dependence and Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that causes dramatic, uncontrollable mood swings. People with this condition alternate between bouts of mania and depression, which can disrupt sleep, energy levels, [...]

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Drugs Causing Suicidal & Homicidal Ideation

Experiencing violent intrusive thoughts is a frightening sensation, particularly when it comes to substance use disorder. Whether these uninvited musings are about suicide (suicidal ideation) or homicide (homicidal ideation), [...]

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Getting Mental Health Treatment for Your Adult Child

Watching your child go through a mental health crisis can be difficult and heartbreaking, even after they've left the nest. There’s often a sense of helplessness involved, especially if [...]

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Protecting Children’s Mental Health

As a parent, you instinctively want to shield your child from hardships, which is why it can be hard to accept the fact that children are not always happy. [...]