Archives / February 11, 2021

Types of Treatment Programs

Research studies on addiction treatment typically have classified programs into several general types or modalities. Treatment approaches and individual programs continue to evolve and diversify, and many programs today do not fit neatly into traditional drug adiction treatment classifications. Most, however, start with detoxification and medically managed withdrawal, often considered the first stage of treatment.…Read More


Prolonged Exposure Therapy (PE) for PTSD https://www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-NVHHKFG /includes/SpryCollapsiblePanel.js /includes/SpryCollapsiblePanel.js PTSD Prolonged Exposure (PE) Therapy Prolonged Exposure (PE) therapy is an evidence-based psychotherapy for PTSD. The therapy allows you to work through painful memories in a safe and supportive environment. It also allows you to participate in activities you have been avoiding because of the trauma.…Read More

Coronavirus Resources

AFL-CIO Federal and State Resources for WorkersFind unemployment insurance benefit resources and related information for workers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.US Bartender Guild – COVID-19 State-by-StateState-by-state resources for workers during the COVID-19 crisis.Another Round, Another Rally FundWe’re offering $500 relief grants for hospitality workers who lost their jobs or had their hours slashed in the…Read More

Treatment of Psychological Diseases and Disorders

According to the most recent Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM 5), there are nearly 400 different psychological disorders. Some of these disorders fit the definition of “disease,” a problem that impairs functioning and that mostly stems from biological causes. Common examples include bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Other “disorders” impair functioning but are…Read More

Occupational Therapy for Mental Health

At the Johns Hopkins Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, our occupational therapists specialize in helping patients with mental health disorders. Our occupational therapists are experts in performing behavioral health assessments, which offer insight into a patient’s condition. They have strong observation and creative problem-solving skills, and understand human development and function across different diagnoses.Why Choose…Read More