normal activities can become behavioral addictions

Normal Activities Can Become Behavioral Addictions

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2016 Updated: March 18, 2020 Planning a trip to Las Vegas? You don’t expect to become addicted to gambling. Going shopping for a new dress? You aren’t planning to really “shop ‘til you drop.” Checking your Facebook page? If you…

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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…

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Culinary Arts Benefit Clients During Active & Post Rehab Process

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 28, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 At Red Oak Recovery, clients embrace gardening, cooking and eating as key parts of their recovery program. Nutrition plays an integral role in physical and emotional healing, and residents discover this by growing and harvesting…

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Animal-Assisted Addiction Therapy

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 23, 2015 Updated: October 8, 2021 The internet is overrun with animal videos and cute animal memes: evidence of our love for animal antics. Now, therapists are using the human affinity for animals as a treatment pathway for mental and physical…

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Tips To Keep Your Holiday Eating In Balance

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 11, 2015 Updated: November 15, 2021 If you are a young adult in recovery from disordered eating, you may be wary of the approaching holiday celebrations. How will you be able to face the abundance of food and drink? How will…

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Redefining Creativity During Your Recovery Journey

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 1, 2015 Updated: July 7, 2021 If you’ve bought into the myth that you must use drugs or alcohol to “spur your creativity,” you’re not alone. For decades, artists, musicians and other creatives have been credited with producing great works of…

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Is Your Family History A Guide To Treatment?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 18, 2015 Updated: May 7, 2021 One size does not fit all when it comes to alcohol and addiction treatment. You are an individual, and the treatment model that works for you will be based on your unique characteristics and experiences.…

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Think Twice Before Lighting Up During Rehab

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 12, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 For young people working their way through addiction treatment, a smoking habit may seem like the “lesser of evils.” Not so. In addition to cancer and disease risk associated with cigarettes, a recent study now…

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