TruHealing to Attend the Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association Summer Meeting

TruHealing to Attend the Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association Summer Meeting

On Friday, a few TruHealing employees will attend the Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association (GPPA) Summer Meeting. This conference includes talks—many of which focus on Georgia—about contemporary psychiatry by experts in the field. Some examples of panels are “Positive Psychiatry: What Is It and What Is the Evidence?”, “Georgia’s Department of Behavioral Health and Disabilities: What…

TruHealing to Attend Lowcountry Mental Health Conference

TruHealing to Attend Lowcountry Mental Health Conference

Tomorrow, TruHealing staff members will be attending the Lowcountry Mental Health Conference! This is an annual conference that began in 2012 with 180 people and has since expanded to over 1,600 attendees. At the Lowcountry Mental Health Conference, prominent healthcare professionals give educational talks to help people working in the mental health field grow and…

a woman talking to her doctor about trauma-focused care

The Importance of Trauma-Focused Care in Treatment

Many times, the person being treated for addiction is confused about the root causes of their disorder. Some surveys suggest that trauma could be responsible for most substance abuse. For this reason, trauma-focused care is now at the forefront of treatment programs and is of vital importance in any treatment plan for substance abuse or…

man struggling with obsessive thinking and addiction

Can Obsessive Thinking Impact Addiction?

If you’re having obsessive thoughts, it can be more than just distracting. Obsessive thinking can become one of the causes of addiction because if you aren’t able to gain control over the distressing thoughts and images flowing into your head, you may find yourself turning to substances to quiet your mind. At TruHealing Centers, our…

Attachment Theory and Addiction

Attachment Theory and Addiction

Attachment theory describes how people approach relationships. A child’s relationship with their caregivers plays a large role in how they relate later in life. However, it’s possible to start healing from an attachment style that is causing distress at any time. This typically takes building healthier relationships and doing inner work. The attachment types are…

Mental-Health

What is Mental Health?

Mental health is our psychological, emotional, and social well-being. Everyone has mental health, even those who don’t have mental health disorders. It is a broad term to refer to how we think, feel, and relate to others. Mental health can change over time, and a person can experience poor mental health without having a mental…