environmental risks

Dr. Mark Calarco
By Dr. Mark Calarco on Tue, Nov 15, 2016 - 3:13pm

The Environment’s Role in Mental Health and Addiction

It’s no secret poor environmental conditions increase a person’s risk for physical health problems, including cancer, cardiovascular disease, or other chronic illnesses. But many aren’t aware that these same factors negatively affect mental health and recovery, too.

A few of these environmental stressors include: