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7 Signs You’re Dealing with High-Functioning Depression

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Meg Nygren, MSML, CAI-II, CTP-I – Vice President of Strategic Initiatives Meg Nygren, MSML, CAI-II, CTP-I – Vice President of Strategic Initiatives read more Published: November 5, 2021 Updated: November 19, 2021 Most people are familiar with the idea of clinical…

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Depression in Men: A Pandemic of the Highest Order

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 27, 2021 Updated: September 27, 2021 As we come out of the coronavirus pandemic, there is another pandemic that is causing damage. However, unlike coronavirus, many people don’t recognize the danger. Depression is one of the leading mental health concerns in…

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The Relationship Between Depression and Addiction

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 8, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 The link between depression and addiction is strong. Together, they create a vicious cycle that’s extremely difficult to break free from. Understanding the relationship between them shows us why co-occurring disorder treatment is so important…

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Importance of National Depression Awareness Week

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 2, 2020 Updated: October 8, 2021 National Depression Awareness Week is soon to happen. This important week is usually held during the first week of May. However, people also celebrate it in tandem with National Mental Health Awareness Week, which occurs…

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Understanding Men and Depression

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2019 Updated: October 7, 2021 Men and depression can be a difficult combination. Male depression is a serious condition, but many men ignore it. While they might experience all of the symptoms of depression, they may refuse to get rehab…

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What Is Seasonal Depression Disorder?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Authored By Sharon Findlay Sharon Findlay read more Published: November 30, 2018 Updated: December 22, 2021 Many factors can cause people to suffer from depression. Some of them include drug abuse, a hostile living environment, and stress. What people don’t know is that…

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Common Myths about Depression

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 19, 2018 Updated: August 30, 2018 According to the National Institute of Mental Health, almost 13 percent of adolescents have experienced at least one episode of major depression. Even though depression is relatively common, there is a stigma associated with it.…

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Dealing with Depression

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 17, 2018 Updated: May 7, 2021 Dealing with depression is extremely difficult because you lack the motivation to do things that can help you. There’s a misconception about depression that people can simply pull themselves up and be happy and productive.…