Life’s journey does not always lead us down the path of least resistance. Life can be overwhelming at any stage, and emotional distress affects everyone to some degree. For adults, psychiatric and emotional problems can affect careers, marriages and social relationships. If you are struggling with depression, anxiety or any other psychiatric issue, you don’t have to face it alone.
Adolescence is often a time of upheaval and uncertainty, presenting unique stressors and pressures. We encounter many of our most difficult decisions in our adolescent years. It is important to understand the abilities as well as the vulnerabilities of teens and the significance of this developmental stage for life-long mental health.
Bakersfield Behavioral Health offers Medical Detoxification for adults 18 years and older in a hospital setting, while also addressing additional psychiatric issues during the treatment process. The Adult Co-occurring Treatment Program provides diagnostic evaluation and treatment for a range of substance abuse disorders.