Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse

Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse [Infographic]

 When you’re sick and aren’t showing any signs of getting better, doctors will prescribe medications to help your health. However, abusing these medications can cause severe health problems. Without proper treatment, continuing to abuse these drugs can even be fatal. Suspecting that your loved one is struggling with substance abuse can be a confusing…

woman suffering from depression and anxiety

Depression and Anxiety: Is there a Connection

You might consider depression and anxiety to be different states. Someone who’s depressed tends to have low energy and a loss of interest in activities, while an anxious person seems very agitated and excitable. In fact, the two disorders share a connection. It’s possible to be depressed as well as anxious or to experience symptoms…

boy enrolled in one of the best rehab centers for young adults

The Best Rehab Centers for Young Adults

Addiction treatment should never take a one-size-fits-all approach. Different people require a change in how to approach treatment. Treatment should change to include treating men and women differently, as well as understanding the best ways to help older adults vs. younger ones. The best rehab centers for young adults specialize in caring for this age…

red oak recovery four year anniversary

Celebrating the Red Oak Recovery® Four Year Anniversary

We are happy to announce that April is the Red Oak Recovery® four year anniversary! We are a clinically intensive and gender-separate trauma, substance abuse, and mental health treatment program for young adults, ages 18-30. Shortly after the opening of Red Oak Recovery® in April 2014, The Willows at Red Oak Recovery® opened its doors.…

man ponders the types of depression that he could be suffering from

Common Types of Depression

Depression and addiction can often occur together in the same person. Successfully treating both conditions requires a good understanding of what each process entails. An individual must understand what depression is and how to manage the common types of depression. Without this knowledge, it can be almost impossible to function normally. Explaining Clinical Depression Clinical…