If you suspect a friend or family member has problematic substance use or is struggling with their mental health, watch for the following signs:
If you feel that someone’s mental health issue or substance use impacts their ability to function well, there are ways to initiate the conversation and show that you care. Be prepared for strong negative emotions. Let them know you care.
Mental health and substance use disorders are medical conditions that require treatment from qualified health care professionals. Contact us today to learn more about treatment options.
Seek immediate assistance if your friend or family member is in danger of harming themselves or others. Call 911, or go to the nearest emergency department.