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What Are Narrative Therapy Exercises?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 24, 2021Updated: August 9, 2021During treatment, clients will go through many types of therapies and rehab programs. The initial stage of rehab involves a full evaluation and assessment of the client’s needs. With this information, the rehab center can decide which kind of treatments…

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The Importance of Grief Counseling for Men

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 16, 2020Updated: October 7, 2021When it comes to grief, men and women grieve differently. Studies have shown that men, generally speaking, tend to grieve in isolation and silence. In young adult males, this tendency may even be more exaggerated due to feelings of awkwardness.…

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Paying for Rehab: What Are My Options?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 21, 2018Updated: March 3, 2022One of the biggest barriers to getting help for an addiction disorder can be the price. The cost of rehab doesn’t have to be a deterrent for someone who needs treatment. There are many options for paying for rehab whether…

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What Is EMDR and How Does it Work?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 19, 2018Updated: September 13, 2021A lot of treatment options are available when it comes to addiction. To adequately treat the disease, however, people have to deal with underlying issues. In many cases, these problems led to addiction in the first place. One way that…

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Redefining Creativity During Your Recovery Journey

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 1, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022If you’ve bought into the myth that you must use drugs or alcohol to “spur your creativity,” you’re not alone. For decades, artists, musicians and other creatives have been credited with producing great works of art when they were drinking…

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Secrets Keep You Sick

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 1, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021Living a Secret Life as an AddictIs your substance use making you ashamed of who you are? Are you living a secret life that not even your closest friends and family know about? As a young adult, you may feel…

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How Adventure Therapy Can Help Young Adults Recover From Addiction

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 18, 2014Updated: June 28, 2019When you and your family are researching the appropriate substance addiction programs for your young adult, you may encounter references to adventure therapy and wonder what role it can play in assisting your loved one back to full health and…