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What Are Relapse Triggers?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 4, 2019Updated: October 7, 2021It’s exciting to know that the stigma is beginning to change surrounding addiction and addiction treatment. These days, more and more individuals are seeking help from professionals for addiction. If you’re looking for strategies that will facilitate long-term recovery, now is…

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Relapse Prevention Techniques

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 10, 2019Updated: July 7, 2021The prospect of experiencing a relapse is a huge fear for many people affected by substance use and addiction issues. While it is perfectly normal to be anxious about a setback, the best protection comes in the form of educating yourself…

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Beneficial Coping Skills

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 18, 2018Updated: October 7, 2021There’s a lot of talk about coping skills in the rehab setting. Many believe that this skill set has to do with aftercare. Although it factors into relapse prevention, it’s more far-reaching than that. In fact, it’s a talking point in…