MichaelsHouse.com is a site dedicated to two residential rehab centers located in Palm Springs, Calif. The facilities can help those who have addictions as well as eating disorders. With a quiet, peaceful setting and an experienced, dedicated professionals, the Michael’s House staff can help those with disorders learn to eat normally again. Treatment for an eating disorder is often a lengthy process, and the rehab centers found on MichaelsHouse.com have long-term residential programs in place for patients who need them.
Treating a Dual Diagnosis
Many times, an eating disorder is accompanied by an addiction that can make it more difficult to overcome the illness. When there is a dual diagnosis of an eating disorder and a chemical addiction, Michael’s House can help. Whether it’s an addiction to prescription drugs, illegal drugs or alcohol, Michael’s House staff are trained and ready to help patients to overcome the problem. The centers are well equipped to deal with many types of dual diagnosis, including depression and other mental health issues as well as addiction problems.
Specializing in Mental Health and Addiction
When there are two problems present, treating just one of them may only lead to a relapse later. It takes a complete and holistic approach to treatment in order to take care of the underlying problems. According to MichaelsHouse.com, a mental disorder such as an eating disorder is extremely prevalent alongside addiction. More than 60 percent of people who have addiction issues have an accompanying mental disorder. This high rate of dual diagnosis is just what Michael’s House staff members look for and are trained to treat. They use a holistic method of treating patients so that an eating disorder can be treated alongside any of the accompanying addiction or mental health problems that are contributing to the more apparent problem in the patient.