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Types of Trauma

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 14, 2020Updated: October 11, 2021Trauma can happen to anyone. The term does not apply to just one type of experience. Instead, it applies to any situation in which a person experiences something so significant and fearful to them, that they cannot process that information properly.…

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Consequences Of Drug Abuse

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 13, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021One of the most devastating consequences of drug abuse is widely known given its frequency and effects on those beyond the person who struggles with substance use disorder. A drug overdose can sometimes be reversed but often leaves behind grieving family members and…

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Addiction Therapy: Why Trauma Informed Care Matters

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 20, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022If you or someone you love struggles with drug addiction, you may be aware of a trauma-informed care treatment approach. Trauma-informed care operates under the assumption that most people have suffered trauma at some point in their lives. Trauma can present…

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How Does Trauma Affect the Brain

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 7, 2018Updated: May 7, 2021Have you wondered, “How does trauma affect the brain?” Many people wonder this, particularly those affected by trauma and possible changes. Indeed, trauma and PTSD create changes throughout the brain. But in this organ’s credit, your brain works hard to bring…