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Help for Alcohol Addiction on National Screening Day

National Alcohol Screening Day is April 11, 2021. It is a day to bring awareness and help men and women struggling with alcohol addiction and dependence to get help. There is no doubt that those with addiction need help, but many people using alcohol fail to recognize that they are at risk. If you are…

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The Different Types of Outpatient Rehab Programs

After an inpatient recovery program, you made decide to take part in outpatient rehab that allows you to continue rehab while pursuing work, family obligations, and other interests. At Red Oak Recovery, therapists customize a treatment plan based on your unique needs. Consider this option if you have a moderate addiction and cannot attend residential addiction…

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4 Common Holiday Addiction Triggers

Going through detox is one of the most challenging parts of the recovery process. However, you can experience withdrawals long after leaving an addiction treatment program at Red Oaks Recovery. Withdrawal symptoms can last for months after your original treatment period. Holiday addiction triggers include parties and feelings of depression and anxiety that often accompany your first…

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3 Ways Your Husband Can Benefit from a North Carolina Men’s Treatment Center

Substance use disorder causes many problems, including marital issues. While you may love someone who’s addicted to drugs or alcohol, you may hate the way addiction makes them act and the things it makes them do. You may feel shame, disappointment, or anger toward your spouse. You may feel lonely or abandoned. These are all…

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What Is an Addiction Specialist?

Oftentimes, clients seeking treatment at Red Oak Recovery ask us, “What is an addiction specialist?” They want to know if there is something special in the education of these individuals and if they are actual physicians or counselors that are eligible to practice. The answer is a resounding, “Yes!” An addiction specialist has more training…

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Young Adult Drug Addiction: Is Your Child Struggling?

As a parent, you want the best for your child. You’ve worked hard to raise them into an independent, successful young adult. If you think your child may be struggling with young adult drug addiction, you may feel frustrated and defeated. At Red Oak Recovery, we understand. We know that well-meaning parents often find themselves…

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Equine Therapy For Addiction

Experiential therapy is the use of experience to process thoughts, ideas, problems, and trauma. Equine therapy is a type of experiential therapy that uses horses to help people process their issues. Many people who check-in for addiction rehabilitation wonder, “What is equine therapy?” Therapy with horses at an addiction treatment center in NC can be a…