Addiction FAQ

Alcoholism. Drug abuse. Prescription drug dependence. Addiction has lots of faces, but all types have one thing in common – overcoming it takes a lot of courage, dedication, and treatment and support. Substance use is prevalent in our culture. While … Read More

ADHD FAQ

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood disorders and can continue through adolescence and adulthood. Symptoms include difficulty staying focused and paying attention, difficulty controlling behavior, and hyperactivity (over-activity). What is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder? … Read More

Alcoholism FAQs

Alcoholism. Drug abuse. Prescription drug dependence. Addiction has lots of faces, but all types have one thing in common – overcoming it takes a lot of courage, dedication, and treatment and support. Substance use is prevalent in our culture. While … Read More

Anxiety and Panic Disorder FAQs

“For me, a panic attack is almost a violent experience. I feel disconnected from reality. I feel like I’m losing control in a very extreme way. My heart pounds really hard, I feel like I can’t get my breath, and … Read More

Anxiety Disorder FAQ’s

“I always thought I was just a worrier. I’d feel keyed up and unable to relax. At times it would come and go, and at times it would be constant. It could go on for days. I’d worry about what … Read More

Anxiety FAQs

Anxiety Disorders affect about 40 million American adults age 18 years and older (about 18%) in a given year,1 causing them to be filled with fearfulness and uncertainty. Unlike the relatively mild, brief anxiety caused by a stressful event (such … Read More

Bipolar Disorder FAQs

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. Symptoms of bipolar disorder are severe. They are different from the normal … Read More

Borderline Personality Disorder FAQs

Borderline personality disorder is a serious mental illness marked by unstable moods, behavior, and relationships. In 1980, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders, Third Edition (DSM-III) listed borderline personality disorder as a diagnosable illness for the first time. … Read More

Colorado QuitLine – Be Tobacco Free

The Colorado QuitLine is a FREE service available to Colorado residents 15 years of age and over to support you when you are ready to quit tobacco products. Telephone program : Phone support from 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily.  … Read More

Depression FAQs

Depression is a common but serious illness. Most who experience depression need treatment to get better. Everyone occasionally feels blue or sad. But these feelings are usually short-lived and pass within a couple of days. When you have depression, it … Read More