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Dealing with Discomfort During the COVID-19 Pandemic

When Stress and Boredom Become Problematic Stress and boredom due to COVID-19 can bring about uncomfortable feelings such as anxiety, depression and fear. When faced with this discomfort, it is not uncommon for people to reach for a substance as a quick fix to escape from those feelings. While it may seem easy to use …

Substance Abuse Treatment is Essential During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Here’s How We Adjusted For those already recovering or struggling with drug and alcohol addiction, the pandemic—and the isolation, inability to congregate, financial loss, and anxiety it brings—can lead to substance abuse as a coping mechanism. That’s why we recognize our substance abuse treatment is an essential business. People with addiction issues cannot wait for …

Watch Good Morning Texas To Hear From Our Professionals

Learn How COVID-19 is Impacting Substance Use and Mental Health David Kniffen Jr., Enterhealth President & CEO, and Dr. Madeline Andrew, Enterhealth Ranch Medical Director, will join WFAA’s Jane McGarry to discuss: How drinking and drug use has increased during the pandemicWhy isolation puts recovering individuals at risk for relapseHow social distancing creates challenges for …

Our Doors Are Always Open, And We Are Ready For Those Who Need Help

The first step in getting help is knowing what to do.Let our medical professionals guide the road to recovery. We may be living in isolation, but we know addiction does not. There are many factors that affect whether someone will become addicted to drugs or alcohol. Because the effects of substances vary from person to …