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Alcoholism and PTSD: Is There a Connection?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 5, 2018 Updated: May 7, 2021 Is there a link between substance use problems such as alcoholism and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Many people want to know the answer to this question. What they may not realize is that there’s already…

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Dealing with Psychological Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 13, 2018 Updated: October 8, 2021 When you experience a traumatic event, your mind struggles to make sense of the occurrence. Instead of assimilating the information and emotions associated with the experience, you may struggle with disturbing memories, paranoia or a…

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Beneficial Coping Skills

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 18, 2018 Updated: October 7, 2021 There’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…

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Treating Alcohol and Depression

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 3, 2018 Updated: May 7, 2021 Alcohol abuse is an extremely prevalent issue in America today. Statistics indicate that as many as one in every eight American adults may fit the criteria for an alcohol abuse disorder. Unfortunately, this issue is…