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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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Common Types of Anxiety Disorders

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 29, 2018Updated: October 8, 2021Many people dealing with substance use or addiction also have a mental health condition such as anxiety. While a dual-diagnosis of this type is common, it can present an individual with unique challenges. Before you can find treatment, you should…

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Are Mental Illness and Substance Use Related?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 30, 2017Updated: May 7, 2021There is a strong connection between mental illness and substance use. There are many types of mental illness that can cause or heighten the severity of substance use disorders. For many, using substances is their way of coping with unaddressed…