September is alcohol and drug addiction recovery month
September is alcohol and drug addiction recovery month.
Learn more about how to help a friend struggling with addiction by reading our fact sheet on this topic [link ]
Your support can make all the difference in getting your loved one back on the right track to recovery.
Dialectical behavior therapy helps keep patients with borderline personality disorder out of the hospital
Patients with borderline personality disorder make greater use of inpatient psychiatric services than patients with other personality disorders.
A recent study [link ] found that DBT was found more effective than treatment-as-usual in reducing self-harming behavior.
Patients who received DBT were less likely to use inpatient services during the 12-month treatment period and during the 6-month period following treatment.