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Dealing with Psychological Trauma

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 22, 2022Updated: October 4, 2022When 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…

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Childhood Trauma and Addiction

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 21, 2022Updated: October 4, 2022Are you using drugs and alcohol as a key component of your life? Do you struggle not to use because you feel there’s just too much you don’t want to think about, and these substances help you to stop doing…

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Common PTSD Triggers

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 20, 2022Updated: October 4, 2022Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that happens after a terrifying, traumatic event. Later, common PTSD triggers can cause the individual to experience nightmares, flashbacks, and anxiety. Learning what triggers PTSD is necessary so the individual can figure out…

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5 Benefits of Trauma Therapy

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed By Sharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 24, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022If you are struggling with the effects of trauma, you are not alone. Many people have experienced some form of trauma in their lives, and it can take a toll on your mental…

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Why Choose Trauma Treatment in Asheville

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 20, 2022Updated: May 24, 2022Asheville is a beautiful, historic city located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The city has a long tradition of offering high-quality medical care, and today it is home to some of the best trauma treatment centers in…

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Physical Effects of PTSD in Men

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By Sharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: December 29, 2021Updated: December 8, 2021Men deal with unique circumstances around the development of trauma due to the social stigma of post-traumatic stress disorder (or PTSD) symptoms. However, PTSD and addiction are often interconnected. If you have been living…

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Tips for Healing from Past Traumas

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: December 8, 2021Updated: December 9, 2021When something traumatic happens to you, it can be difficult to move beyond it. This can affect the way that you interact in your world. It can make the world feel as if everything is unsafe. Even…

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Overcoming Childhood Trauma

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 25, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021While most people think of childhood trauma as just physical abuse, it can actually take many forms. After a negative, painful event, individuals can suffer from lasting psychological consequences, like an addiction. Overcoming childhood trauma is possible, but the individual…

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3 Benefits of Grief Counseling

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 15, 2021Updated: May 18, 2021When you lose someone you love, it’s normal to feel grief. This loss could result from death, the breakup of a romantic relationship, or a falling out with someone close to you. Everyone handles grief in their own way. For…

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Types of Trauma

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 14, 2020Updated: October 11, 2021Trauma can happen to anyone. The term does not apply to just one type of experience. Instead, it applies to any situation in which a person experiences something so significant and fearful to them, that they cannot process that information…