Our Blog

Our Blog

Thursday, March 24th, 2022

Our Blog

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.

Our Blog

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.

anxiety and motherhood

Anxiety and Motherhood

If you are one of the millions of women living with an anxiety disorder, you may wonder whether you are capable of coping with the additional challenges associated with [...]

narcissist

A Primer on Narcissism

There’s Me and There’s Me “That didn’t happen.And if it did, I didn’t do it.And if I did, it wasn’t that bad.And if it was, it wasn’t my fault.And if [...]

sleep procrastination

Sleep Procrastination as Self-Harm

If you have a stressful schedule packed with responsibilities, you may feel like you never have free time for yourself. In response, you may decide to stay up late, [...]

opioid use among older adults

Older Adult Opioid Use on the Rise

As we age, our bodies can quickly begin to need more support in order to function. Older adults tend to have more health issues than younger populations. They may [...]

love is a verb

The Month of Red, Pink and Love

In a month that is so heavily focused on love and the displaying of love with an abundance of flowers, candy and gifts, it is something that should be [...]

ativan

Ativan Side Effects in the Elderly

Lorazepam, marketed under the brand name Ativan, is an anxiety-reducing medication. This drug is in a family called benzodiazepines, which are sedatives that affect the brain and nervous system. [...]

narcissist

How to Spot a Narcissist

Making new friends or testing the waters in a romantic relationship usually involves a “feeling-out” period. You want to get to know each other and understand whether you’re compatible [...]

expressing feelings appropriately

How to Talk About Your Feelings

Expressing Feelings Appropriately What would 2022 be like for you if you could actually tell people how you feel? I’m not talking about popping off at them. I’m talking about [...]

writing down goals

The Psychology of Writing Down Goals

Every year, millions of people worldwide set New Year’s resolutions – a tradition dating back thousands of years. Whether your goals are to get fit, save more money, make [...]

drunk driving

Why Do People Drive Drunk?

In every U.S. state, a DUI conviction is a serious crime resulting in penalties like jail time, license suspension and steep fines. Drinking and driving can also be fatal [...]

holiday stress

Seize the Holidays

With this holiday season in full swing, it can also mean added stressors as the whirlwind of our year cascades with back to back holidays. It is always a [...]

video game addiction

Video Game Addiction Explained

Gaming is a hobby for billions of people worldwide. You may enjoy playing video games to bond with your children or connect online with friends. Many online, phone and [...]