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The Psychological Evaluation Process

The Psychological Evaluation Process

A Comprehensive Assessment In some of our recent blogs, we've been pulling back the curtain, so to speak, on some of the methods we use in the healing process. Upon admission to Creative Care, each client receives a comprehensive assessment by our expert staff. This...

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Evidence-Based and Effective

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Evidence-Based and Effective

A Cornerstone of Psychological and Behavioral Treatment Since 1989, Creative Care has been providing cutting-edge treatment, helping clients to understand and process early experiences in a safe, supportive environment. Furthermore, we completely tailor each treatment...

EMDR Therapy at Creative Care

EMDR Therapy at Creative Care

Processing Traumatic Experiences Creative Care's innovative approach to primary mental health and dual diagnosis treatment centers on understanding and processing early experiences, specifically traumatic experiences. We integrate the impact of historical traumas and...

Depression and Substance Use Disorders

Depression and Substance Use Disorders

The Complexities of These Comorbidities As we mentioned in one of our blogs on bipolar disorder, mood disorders are the most common co-occurring conditions among patients with substance use disorders. In addition to bipolar, mood disorders refer to depressive...

Staying Connected During Social Isolation

Staying Connected During Social Isolation

Maintaining Strong Connections and Good Mental Health In a recent article, we talked about the effects of social isolation on mental health at a national level. We also offered some eye-opening statistics showing increases in reported mental health difficulties, as...

The Effects of Social Isolation on Mental Health

The Effects of Social Isolation on Mental Health

A Devastating Effect Our home, Los Angeles County, is once again under stay-at-home orders and our thoughts, as always, are on the population we serve. While, obviously, there are no longitudinal studies yet available, there are plenty of clinical samples, surveys,...