Insecure attachment is a key risk factor for the development of eating disorder (Bruch, 1982). A recent Netflix-produced drama (“To the Bone”) demonstrates the role of disturbed attachment as a contributing factor to the life of a girl suffering anorexia.
Whether you witnessed or experienced violence as a child or your caretakers emotionally or physically neglected you, when you grow up in a traumatizing environment you are likely to still show signs of that trauma as an adult.
How does booze really effect our brain, heart, and overall health of our body? We decided to take a closer look at whats really going on when alcohol is present in our systems. Even those "moderate" drinkers we may know and love, are still at risk for damage when consuming alcohol on a regular basis.
This fall, The Haven is proud to bring back the infamous Lake Powell trip. After a year hiatus, the best trip of the year is back, and not to be missed! We leave September 24th, and get back September 29th!
We all know about the opioid abuse crisis among the U.S. population. But do you know that SAMSHA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services) studies indicate that substance abuse is 20 to 30 percent higher among LGBT youth than the general population?