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Bella’s House Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary

Bella’s House at Rivers Edge Behavioral Health Services, LLC, a substance use treatment center located in Springfield, Maine is celebrating the first-year anniversary of its’ opening.  This year was one filled with challenges and triumphs as Rivers Edge Behavioral Health Services laid their organizational foundations by implementing treatment strategies, creative marketing strategies along with dynamic […]

The importance of simultaneous treatment for substance abuse and mental illness

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) 7.7 million people have a co-occurring mental health disorder and substance use disorder.  Unfortunately, 52.5% of these people received neither mental health treatment nor substance abuse treatment.  But what does co-occurring mean and why is treatment important?  In the past other terms have been used.  Regardless of […]