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What Is Grief Counseling and How Can It Help You?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 28, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022The death of a loved one is one of the most challenging experiences a person can go through. Grief is a natural response to loss. It’s a process of adjusting to a new reality without…

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What Does Psychiatric Disorder Treatment Look Like?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 20, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022Psychiatric disorders are a common and serious problem in the United States. There are many different types of psychiatric disorders, each with its own set of symptoms. However, some of the most common disorders include…

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5 Benefits of Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 16, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022If you or someone you love is struggling with addiction and a mental health disorder, you may be wondering if dual diagnosis treatment is the right option. This type of treatment is designed to address…

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7 Signs You’re Dealing with High-Functioning Depression

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 5, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022Most people are familiar with the idea of clinical depression. People who receive that diagnosis often exhibit symptoms you can quickly pick up on as part of the disease. However, you can appear outwardly fine…

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Avoidant Personality Disorder Vs Social Anxiety: The Difference Matters

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 3, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022It’s not surprising that many medical and behavioral health conditions exist that have overlapping symptoms. Often, this leads to an incorrect self-diagnosis. While this may be harmless in some cases, in others, like an avoidant…

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PTSD Symptoms in Men

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 11, 2022Updated: May 24, 2022Millions of people have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Unfortunately, doctors do not always spot PTSD symptoms in men. Until men can get a diagnosis and realize that they have PTSD, it is impossible to get proper treatment at a PTSD treatment…

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Is There a Difference Between Emotional Health and Mental Health?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 6, 2022Updated: May 24, 2022People often think that emotional and mental health treatments are the same. However, these types of programs are very different. In fact, each treats different underlying problems that can lead to addiction. Knowing the difference between emotional health vs. mental health…

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5 Common Dual Diagnoses

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 2, 2022Updated: May 10, 2022It’s not uncommon for people to suffer from both a mental illness and a substance abuse problem. It’s essential to be aware of the possibility of a dual diagnosis and seek professional help. Red Oak Recovery® offers a dual diagnosis treatment…

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The Importance of Emotional and Mental Health for Young Adults

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 26, 2022Updated: April 27, 2022Emotional and mental health is a critical part of well-being. Unfortunately, many young adults struggle with mental health and emotional wellness without support. Young adults can be secretive, making it hard to ask others for help. Hormonal changes also cause teens…