Willow Place November 29, 2021 No Comments

How do I Know if I Have an Eating Disorder? Here’s How to Tell

To think you or a loved one may be dealing with disordered eating or an eating disorder can be overwhelming and difficult. Fortunately, if you do determine that you or a loved one may be dealing with an eating disorder or disordered eating behavior, there is help available. But, to determine what type of help […]

Willow Place November 22, 2021 No Comments

Why You Shouldn’t Put Off Your Journey to Recovery Due to the Holidays

Are you putting off your journey to mental health wellbeing because the holidays are coming up? You’re not the only one. There are many things to consider when it comes to the holiday season. Getting together with family and friends, buying gifts, going out of town, taking off work, and all the other stressors that […]

Willow Place November 8, 2021 No Comments

Tips on Maintaining Sobriety While Working From Home

Many people have and are switching to working from home. Whether it’s due to the changes that have come with the global health pandemic, you’ve got a new job that requires remote work, or you’ve started your own at-home business, working from home is a change in lifestyle. So, it can affect your daily routine […]

Willow Place October 26, 2021 No Comments

A Guide to Talking About Mental Health Issues With a Loved One

Are you concerned about a loved one who may be dealing with mental health issues? Whether you’re seeing signs of trauma, eating disorders, addiction, or another mental health issue in the life of a loved one, knowing how to approach the issue with them is key for providing optimal support. So, how does one go […]

Willow Place October 19, 2021 No Comments

The Use of Implementing Education Into Trauma Care

Here at Willow Place for Women, we know how challenging it can be for women who have been impacted by trauma to finally get the care they need and deserve. That’s why we believe in an informed and educational approach for trauma care at our outpatient facility. Find out what that means for women who […]

Willow Place October 13, 2021 No Comments

Why do I Binge Eat and How do I Stop?

Understanding why you do something that negatively affects your health can help you better understand how to control these behaviors. So, if you’re wondering, ‘why do I binge eat?’, identifying reasons why you display these behaviors can help you to pinpoint ways of how to stop. What is Binge Eating Disorder? Binge eating disorder is […]

Willow Place August 23, 2021 No Comments

4 Common Causes of Substance Abuse in Women

The development of substance use disorder is different for men and women. In most cases of substance abuse disorder in women, the disorder is something that develops during the adolescent years. During this time, women begin to learn who they are by identifying their self-confidence and self-image. So, it’s a crucial moment in time. However, […]

Willow Place August 12, 2021 No Comments

Why It’s Hard for People With Eating Disorders to Get Help

Recovering from an eating disorder, like any other mental health issue, is hard. It takes a commitment to getting better and energy toward that commitment each and every day. So, if you’re living with an eating disorder, you may find that it’s challenging to want to get help, which is normal. Most people with eating […]

Willow Place August 6, 2021 No Comments

Sex and Love Addiction: When Good People get in Bad Relationships

Sometimes, good people end up in toxic relationships. But, while that’s normal, what’s not is when people are stuck in patterns of bad relationships. This phenomenon is known as sex and love addiction and is characterized by a need to feel fulfilled with relationships. This compulsive need for self-fulfillment and acceptance often is more important […]

Willow Place July 23, 2021 No Comments

How to Converse with Adolescents About the Dangers of Party Drugs

Having fun and going to parties is a right for all teenagers. But, for parents living in a world that party drugs are a popular choice for teens, partying is something to fear. Fortunately, there are things parents can do to educate and warn their children about the dangers of these substances. And, help for […]