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Anxiety Treatment Centers Juneau AK

The number of prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications in Juneau have certainly been on the rise over the last few decades. And the medication can relieve some of the symptoms of stress and anxiety, but the pills do not address the cause of the anxiety itself. Just like any medication, anti-anxiety drugs have side effects and safety concerns and people using them need to be careful.

Board of Professional Counselors
(907) 465-2551
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK
 
Deanna Kasten
(972) 364-9011
12830 Hillcrest #111
Dallas, AK
 
Manhattan Testing and Counseling
(212) 222-7477
509 W. 110th Street
New York, AK
 
Elizabeth Mahaney
(813) 240-3237
730 S. Sterling Ave #301
Tampa, AK
 
Mary Ann Mattingly MS LPC
(907) 522-2010
1399 West 34th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
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Board of Professional Counselors
(907) 465-2551
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK
 
The Lighthouse Emotional Wellness Center
(847) 253-9769
120 West Eastman Street
Arlington Heights, AK
 
LEAP Alternatives to Violence Programs
(907) 452-2473
600 University Ave. Suite 3
Fairbanks, AK
 
Counseling Solutions of Alaska LLC
(907) 644-8044
701 E Tudor Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
New Day Counseling Services, LLC
(605) 582-7418
304 S Splitrock
Brandon, AK
 

Popping Pills: When is it a Problem

Q: I notice that many of my friends are popping anti-anxiety pills more frequently. I am sure there are risks associated with such behavior but what are they and how do I know if my friends are in danger?

The number of prescriptions for anti-anxiety medications have certainly been on the rise over the last few decades. And the medication can relieve some of the symptoms of stress and anxiety, but the pills do not address the cause of the anxiety itself. Just like any medication, anti-anxiety drugs have side effects and safety concerns and people using them need to be careful.

Common side effects include: dizziness, light-headedness, day-time sleepiness, confusion, slow reflexes, poor coordination, stomach upset or nausea and depression. Anti-anxiety pills can also interact with other medications and should never be taken with alcohol, prescription painkillers or sleeping pills. If your friends are using anti-anxiety medication, they should make sure to follow the instructions of their doctors and read the drug information inserts. The medication can be used safely if under the care/direction of a health professional.


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