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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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Can Addiction Trigger Your PTSD?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 17, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 Most 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.…

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Signs Your Loved One Needs Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 15, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 When 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…

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Overcoming Childhood Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 While most people think of childhood trauma as just physical abuse, it can actually take many forms. After a negative, painful event, individuals can suffer from lasting psychological consequences, like an addiction. Overcoming childhood trauma…

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Choosing an Individual Counseling Program in NC

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 29, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 From 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…

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How to Deal With Grief and Addiction

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 17, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 The 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.…

Red Oak Recovery® Completes Sixth Year of Long-Term Dual Diagnosis Research Study

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 13, 2021 Updated: May 13, 2021 Red Oak Recovery® and The Willows at Red Oak Recovery® have completed their sixth year of partnership with the Center for Research, Assessment, and Treatment Efficacy (CReATE; Asheville, NC) and the Arkansas Interdisciplinary Sciences Laboratory…