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5 Benefits of Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 16, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022If you or someone you love is struggling with addiction and a mental health disorder, you may be wondering if dual diagnosis treatment is the right option. This type of treatment is designed to address…

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7 Signs You’re Dealing with High-Functioning Depression

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamMedically Reviewed BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: June 5, 2022Updated: June 29, 2022Most people are familiar with the idea of clinical depression. People who receive that diagnosis often exhibit symptoms you can quickly pick up on as part of the disease. However, you can appear outwardly fine…

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Tips for Avoiding Your Anxiety Triggers

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: January 20, 2022Updated: December 29, 2021Anxiety affects people around the world every day. In the United States, anxiety and anxiety disorders are increasingly common. Unfortunately, many people don’t talk about anxiety and anxiety triggers. Anxiety triggers can not only start anxiety attacks or…

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When to Seek a Dual Diagnosis Rehab

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: January 15, 2022Updated: December 29, 2021Having a dual diagnosis is increasingly common in rehab programs across the country. Today, nearly half of people struggling to overcome addiction also have a co-occurring disorder. These conditions can include depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, anxiety,…

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How Alcohol Rehab Center in Florida Compares to North Carolina

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: December 13, 2021Updated: December 22, 2021If you are suffering from addiction and are located in North Carolina, it can feel difficult to make life decisions or positive lasting changes. Determining the right time to seek help and who to seek help from can…

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Do I Need Dual Diagnosis Treatment?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: November 5, 2021Updated: November 19, 2021People start using drugs or alcohol for many different reasons. For a specific portion of those who seek help for an addiction, they may wonder, “Do I need dual diagnosis treatment?” This question can only be answered after…

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Can Addiction Trigger Your PTSD?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 17, 2021Updated: August 18, 2021Most people are aware of the unnecessary hardships associated with untreated trauma. One unfortunate consequence of untreated trauma is the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). PTSD increases rates of addiction, incarceration, poverty, and unemployment. Undiagnosed PTSD dramatically diminishes the chance…

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Signs Your Loved One Needs Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 15, 2021Updated: March 3, 2022When someone struggles with an addiction, they often struggle with at least one other issue in another aspect of their life. Co-occurring addiction and mental health issues pose unique diagnostic challenges. One disorder can change the course of the other, so…

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How to Deal With Grief and Addiction

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 17, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021The majority of Americans experience a major loss in any given year, with some experiencing complicated grief, a more intense form of grief that leaves them feeling hopeless and at high risk for substance use. Sadly, many of these people do…

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Stages of Eating Disorder Recovery

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 15, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021Tens of millions of Americans will experience an eating disorder or disordered eating at some point in their lives. Because of the psychological and physical impact that an eating disorder can have on a person, it is considered one of the…