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Can Substance Abuse Cause Depression?

Depression affects millions of Americans. It can occur at any time and can be caused by various reasons, such as heredity or medical conditions like thyroid problems, brain tumors, or even vitamin deficiencies. Substance abuse can worsen the symptoms of depression or cause symptoms that are similar to depression. In some cases, substances can also…

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What Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?

If you’re looking up dialectical behavior therapy in Los Angeles or elsewhere in the U.S., you’ll probably find many options. This type of therapy is very popular, even outside of addiction treatment. But what is dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), you may wonder, and how does it work? DBT is a dynamic form of therapeutic care…

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What Is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy?

If you or someone you care about is considering getting professional help for a mental health issue, such as a substance use disorder, you might have heard that cognitive-behavioral therapy is a typical form of treatment. But what is cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) in the first place? According to the National Association for Mental Illness (NAMI),…

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8 Tips for Living with Major Depressive Disorder

Living with major depressive disorder or MDD can cause many difficulties. But depression therapy can help in managing symptoms. Avedis Detox Center offers depression treatment in Los Angeles, California. Don’t struggle with MDD any longer; call us today at 833.514.0579. Living With Major Depressive Disorder We offer depression treatment in Los Angeles, California. Living with…

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Is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy an Effective Approach in Treating Major Depression?

Millions of Americans struggle with depression every day. However, if you are experiencing these debilitating symptoms, you know how difficult it can be to seek the help you need. However, with Avedis Detox Center’s cognitive-behavioral therapy program, you can get the personalized depression treatment you may require. Our dual-diagnosis care helps to treat your individual…