a woman discusses finding a php for women in Maine with eating disorders and addiction with a doctor

Finding a PHP for Women in Maine that Treats SUD and Eating Disorders

A partial hospitalization program, or PHP, is ideal if you’re looking for help with addiction for the first time. However, it can also be helpful if you’re looking for extra support in your recovery to avoid relapse. It’s not easy for many people to remove themselves from their everyday life to enter inpatient residential treatment.…

a woman knows she's about to experience anorexia relapse

Recognizing Warning Signs of Anorexia Relapse

Those who are facing eating disorders know that they are challenging conditions to manage. Everyone’s experience is a little different, as is their relationship with food, self-esteem, body image, and other contributing factors. Recovery is not as easy as just eating more, and individuals should not view anorexia relapse as a sign that treatment or…

Building Stronger Families through Addiction Recovery

Building Stronger Families through Addiction Recovery

People who have battled addiction or know someone who has, know that addiction affects the whole family. Families feel the strain on their relationships, finances, children, personal life, friendships, and more. Children may develop trust, self-esteem, authority, communication, and relationship-building issues. They may become anxious, not knowing what to expect from one moment to the…