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Sunnyvale is a city in Santa Clara County, California, United States. It is one of the major cities that make up the Silicon Valley. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 131,760.The city is bordered by the San Francisco Bay and portions of San Jose to the north, Moffett Federal Airfield to the northwest, Mountain View to the west, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101.

As part of the Silicon Valley, Sunnyvale is headquarters to several high-tech companies such as Maxim, Juniper Networks, Palm, Inc.,Yahoo!, Mirapoint, and Ariba. Sunnyvale is one of the few U.S. cities to have a single unified Department of Public Safety, where all personnel are trained as firefighters, police officers, and EMTs so they can respond to an emergency in any of the three roles. (Related: San Jose Mental Health Treatment Programs)

Sunnyvale Mental Health Issues 4

Anxiety  is not always pathological or maladaptive: it is a common emotion along with fear, anger, sadness, and happiness, and it has a very important function in relation to survival. There is a common misconception that panic attacks can be self-treated. With proper guidance it can be calmed through individual or group therapy. Anxiety is considered to be a regular reaction to stress. When anxiety becomes extreme, it may fall under the classification of an anxiety disorder.

Depression: being: “… depressed, sad, hopeless, or ‘down in the dumps”. Both clinical and non-clinical depression can also refer to more than one feeling. Such a combination can include anger, fear, anxiety, despair, guilt, apathy, or grief. This also includes post-partum depression. If left untreated it can lead into other physical health disorders.

Addiction is when you have difficulty controlling how much you use or how long you use. For example, one drink leads to more drinks, or one line of cocaine leads to more. There are different levels and types of addictions. At one end of the spectrum is the non-functioning addict. There is a social stigma about addictions such as: those who could not function at their jobs. There are gambling addictions, food addictions and many others.At the other end of the spectrum is the functioning addict. You don’t have to suffer major losses to have an addiction. It’s never easy to quit.

How To Get Help

There are many great centers to get help that provide help to people.

The key is to visit any of the facilities to see what is right for you or your loved one. All it takes to begin is a phone call.

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Sunnyvale Treatment Centers

660 S FAIR OAKS AVE,
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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408-992-4980