Natalee Serrels

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She joined Guardian Recovery Network in 2022 as a freelance writer specializing in addiction and mental health. She lives in Grand Ledge, Michigan, with her husband, 16-year-old son, and two cats.

  • Natalee Serrels graduated in 2013 with a master’s degree in psychology.

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What Are Some Common Misconceptions About Addiction Treatment?

May 23rd, 2024|Comments Off on What Are Some Common Misconceptions About Addiction Treatment?

What Are Some Common Misconceptions About Addiction Treatment? Unless you or a loved one has been through addiction treatment, the whole process is likely a bit of a mystery. Unfortunately, several misconceptions exist within this ...

How Does Addiction Treatment Address Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders?

May 23rd, 2024|Comments Off on How Does Addiction Treatment Address Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders?

How Does Addiction Treatment Address Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders? A co-occurring disorder, also known as a dual diagnosis, is when an individual concurrently experiences addiction and a mental health condition, such as anxiety or depression. ...

Can Addiction Treatment Be Effective Without Residential Rehab?

May 23rd, 2024|Comments Off on Can Addiction Treatment Be Effective Without Residential Rehab?

Can Addiction Treatment Be Effective Without Residential Rehab? Each individual’s relationship with addiction is unique, and the intensity of their disorder can range from mild to severe. Those with milder substance use issues or solid ...

How Long Does Addiction Treatment Typically Last?

May 23rd, 2024|Comments Off on How Long Does Addiction Treatment Typically Last?

How Long Does Addiction Treatment Last? Addiction treatment is a vital pathway to help those struggling with substance use disorder  reclaim their lives. Recognizing the need for addiction treatment often involves acknowledging patterns of ...

How to Support a Loved One with Mental Illness

May 16th, 2024|Comments Off on How to Support a Loved One with Mental Illness

It is estimated that approximately one in every eight individuals worldwide is affected by a mental illness, impacting over 970 million people. This substantial number indicates that countless families and loved ones provide support ...

The Importance of Family Support in Local Addiction Recovery

May 22nd, 2023|Comments Off on The Importance of Family Support in Local Addiction Recovery

Focused Treatment Options Getting Sober in a 12 Step Program Local addiction treatment can allow individuals to benefit from the support of loved ones, provide an encouraging environment, and cultivate a sense of ...