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When to Seek a Dual Diagnosis Rehab

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By Sharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: January 15, 2022Updated: December 29, 2021Having a dual diagnosis is increasingly common in rehab programs across the country. Today, nearly half of people struggling to overcome addiction also have a co-occurring disorder. These conditions can include depression, bipolar disorder,…

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Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: November 5, 2021Updated: November 19, 2021People start using drugs or alcohol for many different reasons. For a specific portion of those who seek help for an addiction, they may wonder, “Do I need dual diagnosis treatment?” This question can only be answered…

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Mental Health Services for Addiction Recovery

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By Sharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: October 1, 2021Updated: October 5, 2021There is a strong connection between mental health conditions and drug addiction. In instances where a mental issue and drug problem occur together, it is crucial to treat both conditions at the same time…

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Finding Inpatient Mental Health Facilities in NC

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 27, 2021Updated: August 18, 2021Struggling with your mental well-being while juggling relationships, responsibilities, and obligations can make it feel like you’re drowning and struggling to catch a single breath. Everything may seem fine for a while, but as it is with most of the…

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Can Addiction Trigger Your PTSD?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 17, 2021Updated: August 18, 2021Most people are aware of the unnecessary hardships associated with untreated trauma. One unfortunate consequence of untreated trauma is the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). PTSD increases rates of addiction, incarceration, poverty, and unemployment. Undiagnosed PTSD dramatically diminishes the…

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Signs Your Loved One Needs Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 15, 2021Updated: March 3, 2022When someone struggles with an addiction, they often struggle with at least one other issue in another aspect of their life. Co-occurring addiction and mental health issues pose unique diagnostic challenges. One disorder can change the course of the other,…

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Choosing an Individual Counseling Program in NC

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 29, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021From the late teens through the twenties, the period of young adulthood is a time filled with significant changes. Many young adults are moving out of the family home for the first time and taking on financial responsibilities and full-time…

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How to Deal With Grief and Addiction

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 17, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021The majority of Americans experience a major loss in any given year, with some experiencing complicated grief, a more intense form of grief that leaves them feeling hopeless and at high risk for substance use. Sadly, many of these people…

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Do You Have an Addictive Personality?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 10, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021The addictive personality is something that has often been mentioned, especially with regard to alcohol and drug use issues. You can struggle with addiction to many things, not all of them necessarily harmful. Despite the way it sounds, there is…