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Dealing with Depression

Added By Red 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…

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Choosing the Best Rehabilitation Centers for Young Adults

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 12, 2018Updated: June 25, 2018It was only about 40 years ago when the worst substances young people were experimenting with was alcohol and marijuana. Unfortunately, more and more young people are developing addictions to much stronger, more dangerous drugs. Many studies show that more…

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Most Common Types of Depression

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 25, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021Many people who suffer from addiction have an accompanying mental health condition. Experiencing these problems at the same time can complicate the treatment required to recover successfully. For example, depression and addiction often occur together. When you’re aware of the…

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Beneficial Coping Skills

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 18, 2018Updated: October 7, 2021There’s a lot of talk about coping skills in the rehab setting. Many believe that this skill set has to do with aftercare. Although it factors into relapse prevention, it’s more far-reaching than that. In fact, it’s a talking point…

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The Need for Social Anxiety Support

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 13, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021Social anxiety disorder is an adverse condition. You feel out of tune in most social situations. In fact, you can’t properly function when there are others around. Social anxiety support as part of rehab can make a significant difference in…

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Overcoming Codependency: A How-To Guide

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 11, 2018Updated: July 7, 2021When you’re in a relationship, it can be hard to recognize issues. You feel as though your connection is healthy, while the reality is you’re in a toxic situation. For some, this occurs by accident. For others, there can be…

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Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse [Infographic]

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 27, 2018Updated: July 7, 2021When 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.…

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How to Stop Drinking

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 25, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021Alcohol is one of the most common drugs on the market. People of age can walk into nearly any store and buy some. As a result, alcohol is one of the drugs that they tend to abuse the most. Those…

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Depression and Anxiety: Is there a Connection

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 19, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021You 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 mental health…

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The Best Rehab Centers for Young Adults

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 11, 2018Updated: June 14, 2021Addiction 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.…

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