Dangers of Denying a Mental Health Issue

Dangers of Denying a Mental Health IssueDenying mental health issues and refusing to receive proper treatment can be the beginning of a difficult and painful journey with drug addiction. Many people who are addicted to drugs have undiagnosed or untreated mental illness. Drug addiction can share symptoms with mental illness, making it difficult to identify. A family history of mental illness and/or addiction can increase your risk of developing one or both conditions. Understanding what mental illness and addiction look like and the treatment options that are available can help Philadelphia residents to effectively address their mental health issues. [Read more…]