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What Is National Recovery Month?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 4, 2021 Updated: August 30, 2021 National Recovery Month occurs annually in September. It celebrates the successes of those in recovery and of those still attempting to recover from mental health conditions and/or addiction. Just as the nation celebrates mothers on…

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Drug Addiction Treatment Near Greensboro, NC

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 8, 2021 Updated: June 25, 2021 There is no one-size-fits-all treatment when it comes to recovering from drug addiction. It is essential to consider your individual needs to achieve the lasting recovery you desire. Finding the right drug addiction treatment program…

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Signs You Need Individual Counseling

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 18, 2021 Updated: May 18, 2021 When you decide to attend addiction treatment programs, group and individual counseling allow you to explore your substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health disorders with a licensed therapist. At Red Oak Recovery, we use individual counseling…

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Bipolar Disorder and Addiction Treatment

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 25, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 Bipolar disorder is a complex mental health disorder that involves intense mood swings between extreme highs and severe lows. Many people with this disorder struggle with symptoms daily if they don’t receive treatment. Sometimes, that…

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The Troubling Signs of Cocaine Addiction

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 20, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 The use of cocaine can create addiction and dependence. This highly addictive and illicit drug causes mental, physical, and emotional damage impacting nearly every facet of a person’s life. Once dependence forms, a person may…

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12 Step Addiction Recovery Program near Waxhaw NC

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 19, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 Today, there is a broad range of addiction recovery programs available, but the option that most addiction treatment centers use is the 12-Step recovery model. This treatment model is backed up with decades of evidence…

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Commonly Abused Opioids and How to Prevent Addiction

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 18, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 Pain-relieving drugs called opioids are highly effective in situations of chronic or severe pain. Yet, these drugs are highly addictive, significantly when misused. Whenever possible, it’s best to avoid using them. Doctors may prescribe them…