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Common PTSD Triggers

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 27, 2021 Updated: September 27, 2021 Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that happens after a terrifying, traumatic event. Later, PTSD triggers can cause the individual to experience nightmares, flashbacks, and anxiety. Learning what triggers PTSD is necessary so that…

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Overcoming Childhood Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 While 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…

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Panic Attack Vs Anxiety Attack

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 10, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 While people treat a panic attack vs anxiety attack like they are the same thing, there are actually differences between these terms. These attacks last for different lengths of time and have different levels of…

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How Does Trauma Affect the Brain

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 7, 2018 Updated: May 7, 2021 Have you wondered, “How does trauma affect the brain?” Many people wonder this, particularly those affected by trauma and possible changes. Indeed, trauma and PTSD create changes throughout the brain. But in this organ’s credit,…

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Dealing with Psychological Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 13, 2018 Updated: October 8, 2021 When 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…

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What Is EMDR and How Does it Work?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 19, 2018 Updated: September 13, 2021 A 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…

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Trauma-Informed Addiction Treatment for Women: What You Need to Know

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 20, 2016 Updated: June 20, 2018 It’s likely not too shocking that trauma and addiction are intertwined. In fact, trauma has been linked with drug abuse as well as with overeating, compulsive sexual behavior, and other types of addiction. And the…

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Red Oak Recovery Enlists Prominent Truama Expert for Intensive Staff Training and Certification

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 28, 2016 Updated: October 8, 2021 Trauma issues are often part of clients’ histories at Red Oak Recovery, an innovative addiction treatment program for young adults struggling with substance use and co-occurring mental health issues. For this reason, the entire clinical team…