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Making a Lasting Change: Are You Ready?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 25, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022Over 30 years ago, a team of researchers identified motivation as a prime indicator of success in recovery. Their research is the basis for the Stages of Change model, which assesses an individual’s readiness to make a permanent life change.Identifying and…

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Is Your Family History A Guide To Treatment?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 18, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021One size does not fit all when it comes to alcohol and addiction treatment. You are an individual, and the treatment model that works for you will be based on your unique characteristics and experiences. Addiction counselors and clinicians are learning;…

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Red Oak Recovery Is Excited To Announce The Addition of Lynn Wadsworth, MS, LPC, LCAS, To The Team As Family Therapist

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 8, 2014Updated: June 20, 2018Lynn Wadsworth, MS, LPC, LCAS, holds a Master’s degree in mental health counseling from Western Carolina University and is a licensed professional counselor and a licensed clinical addictions specialist.  She has over 20 years of experience working with adolescents, young adults…

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What Qualifications And Experience Should Substance Use Therapists Have?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 6, 2014Updated: October 7, 2021When parents are seeking a substance use treatment program for the young adult in their life, there are certain requirements that they will have. They are likely to want to know more about the exact focus of the program – is…

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Stages Of Effective Young Adult Addiction Treatment Intervention

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 27, 2014Updated: May 7, 2021As much as we want to help the young adult in our life to overcome their substance use issues, our eagerness to do so may merely result in us enabling their habit. One of the most important first stages of interventions…

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Red Oak Recovery, One Of The Leading Addiction Rehab Centers In North Carolina

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 13, 2014Updated: May 7, 2021It can be an immense source of worry if there is a young adult in your life who is struggling with substance use and co-occurring mental health issues. In such a circumstance, you may have started looking up addiction rehab centers…