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Addiction Therapy: Why Trauma Informed Care Matters

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 20, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022If you or someone you love struggles with drug addiction, you may be aware of a trauma-informed care treatment approach. Trauma-informed care operates under the assumption that most people have suffered trauma at some point in their lives. Trauma can…

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Coping Skills and Recovery: Getting Used To Your New Life

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 18, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022If you’re new to the world of recovery, congratulations! You are taking steps to live the life you and your family deserve. At Red Oak Recovery’s addiction treatment center in NC, we’re proud to help our clients learn the coping…

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Equine Therapy For Addiction

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 13, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022Experiential therapy is the use of experience to process thoughts, ideas, problems, and trauma. Equine therapy is a type of wilderness therapy that uses horses to help people process their issues. Many people who check-in for addiction rehabilitation wonder, “What…

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Physical Dependence

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 11, 2019Updated: March 18, 2020Drug abuse typically stems from emotional issues. Physical dependence to drugs often takes hold when these issues are left untreated. A dual diagnosis treatment program in Leicester, NC provides the support to overcome your physical dependence to drugs.How Physical Dependence…

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The ‘Hidden’ Myths About Drugs

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 6, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021We’ve all heard common myths about drugs: drug addiction is not a disease; you can detox on your own; or If someone close to you were addicted, you would know it. However, there are other myths about drugs that you…

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Psychological Dependence

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 4, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022Drug abuse affects not only your body but your mind as well. This is why drugs that may not be physically addictive may trigger dependency in an individual who frequently abuses the drug.  Enrollment in a dual diagnosis treatment center…

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Xanax Withdrawal Symptoms

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 28, 2019Updated: July 7, 2021As many focus on the opioid epidemic, another drug is on the rise- “Benzos, “such as Valium and Xanax. Overdose deaths from these highly-addictive, prescription, anti-anxiety drugs have gone from 0.54  per 100,000 people to an astounding 5.02. That’s a…

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Will Prospect, KY Drug Rehab Centers Offer Men’s Rehab Options?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 28, 2019Updated: November 5, 2019Addiction is one of the hardest things that most people will ever have to overcome. Both men and women struggle with mental disorders. However, each gender has different needs when it comes to receiving addiction treatment. While a men’s rehab…

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Will Gates Mills, Ohio Drug Rehab Centers Use a Holistic Approach?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 21, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021Evidence-based therapy clearly has a place in addiction rehab. With that said, there’s more to helping people overcome addiction than using traditional therapy. Most experts agree that mixing it with a holistic approach to treatment gives people a better chance…

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