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June is PTSD Awareness Month

Published on June 22nd, 2016

Many people associate PTSD (Post traumatic stress disorder) with military service, but there are many more traumatic events that can cause this condition. It may be difficult to believe, but there are close to eight million people in the US that are affected. It is one of the major conditions that require intensive mental health […]

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What is ARMHS?

Published on May 19th, 2016

ARMHS stands for Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services. This program is different from some of our other programs, as it focuses on adults that are affected by mental illness. It helps adults in areas such as community involvement, living on their own, and working on their own personal goals. Whether someone was born with this […]

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Take Care of The Mental Wellness of Your Child

Published on April 21st, 2016

There is no guidebook to parenting. Every parent teaches their child differently, but most parents just want their child to be happy and healthy. Unfortunately, things can happen, such as peer influence, divorce, and more, that can cause a child to become more reserved. As a parent, you want to make sure that your child’s […]

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Relapse Prevention

Published on March 17th, 2016

For anyone who is a recovering addict, relapse is always going to be a concern. Understanding the triggers of relapse, as well as continuing with therapy as deemed fit, can help you or a loved one avoid the pitfalls of relapsing. Here at Options Family and Behavior Services, we have different forms of therapy that […]

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Preventing Substance Abuse

Published on February 23rd, 2016

When you are not an addict, it can be easy to judge and think that someone should just stop the harmful behaviors they are participating in. However, once one is in that mindset and develops a dependency to substances such as alcohol or addicting drugs, it is extremely difficult to dig out of that hole. […]

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