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Keep Your Mental Health in Mind Amid a Return to Post-Pandemic Life

It’s been well over a year since the COVID-19 pandemic caused lockdowns nationwide and took the lives of thousands. However, things are finally starting to return to the way they once were. Today, vaccines are being administered, and restrictions are being lifted. As a result, people are finally free to go out, travel, and be…

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Anxiety Treatment Program Near Concord, NC

Anxiety is a widespread mental health condition among young people, yet many go without treatment. Young men especially tend to ignore the symptoms of anxiety, which can often make it worse. Finding the right anxiety treatment program for your needs can help free you from the hold anxiety has on your life. For anxiety treatment…

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Choosing an Individual Counseling Program in NC

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 on financial responsibilities and full-time employment. Life changes, whether good or bad, can provoke anxiety and stress. Individual counseling can…

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Common Types of Addiction

When most people think about the different types of addiction, they usually imagine substance use disorders. Often, people forget about addictions to gambling, shopping, online activities, and other behavioral addictions. Other than substance use, individuals can also develop an addiction to these kinds of behaviors. At Red Oak Recovery, we’re committed to providing addiction treatment…

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How to Deal With Grief and Addiction

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. Sadly, many of these people do not receive the grief counseling they so desperately need. At Red Oak Recovery, we…

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How to Care for Your Mental and Emotional Health

The percentage of young adults struggling with mental health conditions has increased in America over the years. Many of these young people suffer alone from depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder. If you or someone you care about struggles with their mental and emotional health, reach out to your local mental health treatment center for…

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Signs You Need Individual Counseling

When you decide to attend addiction treatment programs, group and individual counseling allow you to explore your substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health disorders with a licensed therapist. At Red Oak Recovery, we use individual counseling in a number of evidence-based treatment approaches. Learn what individual counseling is and whether you may benefit from this type…

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

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 (University of Arkansas) in collaboration on an all-inclusive dual diagnosis outcome study. This research study investigated the effectiveness of the…