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Addiction and Your Physical Health

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 1, 2020Updated: March 25, 2020The risks associated with addiction and your physical health exist on a daily basis. This is true among people that have an alcohol use disorder (AUD), a substance use disorder (SUD) or a dual diagnosis disorder. Some…

Fourth Quarter Newsletter 2019

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 31, 2020Updated: January 3, 2023THE WILLOWS CELEBRATES THREE YEARS!Photos from spirit week & the anniversary celebration can be found on our social media pages.This October, The Willows at Red Oak Recovery® celebrated their three year anniversary of being at their expansive,…

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Understanding the Long-Term Effects of Meth

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 30, 2020Updated: March 19, 2020Methamphetamine is a drug that impacts millions of families and individuals alike around the globe each year. With methamphetamine, individuals feel a rush of energy and typically feel euphoric. This makes the drug extremely appealing and addictive,…

Third Quarter Newsletter 2019

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 25, 2020Updated: January 3, 2023Thank You U.S. Women’s World Cup Soccer Team!Back in 2005, Allie Long signed a letter of gratitude to our Clinical Director of Foothills and an integral team member in the opening of The Willows at Red Oak…

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Fighting the Opioid Epidemic

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 25, 2020Updated: February 25, 2020According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2 million people had an opioid use disorder in 2018 alone. The state has enforced different protocols to help reduce the number of overdoses and deaths contributing…

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Sex Addiction Therapy Program in North Carolina

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 20, 2020Updated: June 6, 2022When people hear the word “addiction,” they often think of people who are dependent on heroin, methamphetamine, and other hard drugs. However, the reality is that it is possible to develop a dependency on any behavior. Those…

First Quarter Newsletter 2019

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 18, 2020Updated: December 19, 2022Self Defense Classes: Confidence, Safety, and FitnessMany of our young adult women join our campus in need of not only body empowerment but emotional and mental empowerment as they move through past traumas and events. Our clinical…

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Is Alcohol a Drug?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 10, 2020Updated: March 5, 2020Many people do not know enough about alcohol and substance abuse. Some might ask, “Is alcohol a drug?” and “What are the effects of alcohol? Alcohol is a drug that reduces a person’s ability to think clearly…

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What Is Lean?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 5, 2020Updated: February 25, 2020Civilizations around the world have used the benefits of intoxicating remedies for years. However, in recent years, we have seen a rise in the use of some substances outside of its intended purpose. People seeking various ways…