Young Adult Attending Mental Health Therapy

How Therapy Benefits Young Adult Mental Health

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 19, 2021Updated: April 14, 2021Teenagers and young adults often face challenges related to school, connecting with peers, and figuring out what they want to accomplish in life. The stress of trying to navigate these issues can take a toll on a young adult’s mental health.…

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Mental Illness and Addiction: Exploring the Connection

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 20, 2020Updated: October 8, 2021More and more experts are seeing a lot of overlap between the conditions. In fact, about 9.2 million people in the United States struggle with mental health and addiction, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Unfortunately, despite…

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Psychological Dependence

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 4, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022Drug abuse affects not only your body but your mind as well. This is why drugs that may not be physically addictive may trigger dependency in an individual who frequently abuses the drug.  Enrollment in a dual diagnosis treatment center in…