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Tennessee Drug Rehab Alternatives

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: October 22, 2021Updated: November 1, 2021Tennessee is a state with fast-growing addiction rates among the young adult population. Even with this great need, many of the young adults in Tennessee do not receive the treatment they need for their drug problems. If you…

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Best Wilderness Therapy Programs for Young Adults

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 15, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021Overcoming addiction takes more than just evidence-based treatment. Sometimes people need programs that heal their minds, bodies, and spirits. That’s what wilderness therapy programs provide. With that said, what are wilderness therapy programs for young adults?At Red Oak Recovery, we are…

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The Connection Between Peer Pressure and Underage Drinking

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 31, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021Peer pressure and underage drinking are extremely common problems, but they can also be extremely dangerous. Someone who starts drinking at a young age is more likely to suffer from alcoholism or drug abuse later in life. In addition, drinking can…

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Teen Substance Use

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 8, 2019Updated: May 6, 2021Unfortunately, teen substance use is a common problem. Peer pressure can influence teenagers to try drugs or alcohol initially. Over time, recreational use can turn into an addiction. Once someone has a substance use problem, rehab programs at a teen and…

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Duluth, Georgia Rehab Centers

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 28, 2019Updated: November 22, 2021When it comes to being a parent or guardian, you never stop worrying about your children. As they grow, your worries shift and you concern yourself with their safety as they learn to navigate life on their own. However, sometimes young…

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How to Improve Communication Skills

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 3, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021One of the most important things you learn in recovery is how to improve communication skills. Miscommunication, hurt feelings, and stress from relationships all feed substance use and addiction. So by learning how to communicate more effectively in rehab, you gain…

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Dealing with Psychological Trauma

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 13, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021When you experience a traumatic event, your mind struggles to make sense of the occurrence. Instead of assimilating the information and emotions associated with the experience, you may struggle with disturbing memories, paranoia or a sense of danger. Dealing with psychological…

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Dating Someone With Depression: What You Need to Know

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 22, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021Dating isn’t an activity that most people consider to be easy. It takes a lot of give-and-take from both parties to build a long-lasting relationship. With that said, dating someone with depression makes it much harder to achieve that goal. It’s…

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Identifying Mental Illness in Young Adults

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 15, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021The key to helping people beat a mental illness is getting help for them as quickly as possible. To get help for young adults, loved ones need to know that they need help. Thankfully, they can use several tips to identify…

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Dealing with Depression

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 17, 2018Updated: May 7, 2021Dealing with depression is extremely difficult because you lack the motivation to do things that can help you. There’s a misconception about depression that people can simply pull themselves up and be happy and productive. The reality is that depression can…