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How to Enjoy Sober Holidays

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 4, 2020 Updated: January 29, 2021 If you are new to recovery, the holidays can be an incredibly difficult time. Emotional triggers are everywhere: family conflict, financial stress, social events, painful memories of holidays past, and, of…

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3 Ways to Manage Emotions in Addiction Recovery

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 30, 2020 Updated: January 12, 2021 Addiction recovery can be a long and sometimes painful journey. It can be challenging to overcome physical and psychological dependence on drugs or alcohol. During the process of recovering from drug…

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4 Ways to Have a Sober Thanksgiving

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 25, 2020 Updated: June 11, 2021 Thanksgiving is a merry holiday meant for everyone to enjoy. It’s a time of the year when drinks and buffets are waiting on the table. Generally, it is a holiday most…

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3 Myths about Addiction Treatment

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 1, 2020 Updated: January 13, 2021 Dealing with addiction can be extremely challenging. Addiction is a compulsive habit of engaging in substances with rewarding stimuli, despite adverse effects or consequences. Many people choose to continue living with…

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How to Have a Sober Halloween

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 30, 2020 Updated: November 24, 2020 Halloween celebrations usually tend to end in parties. Whether it’s a get together with your family or friends, or an office party, alcohol will likely be part of the event. If…

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What Is Mental Health Awareness Week?

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 6, 2020 Updated: November 24, 2020 Today, millions of Americans struggle with mental health disorders. At some point in their lives, even more Americans will experience a mental health condition. Because of the prevalence of mental disorders…

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How to Celebrate World Mental Health Day

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 2, 2020 Updated: November 24, 2020 Mental health is just as vital to your overall well-being as physical health. However, many people neglect this critical factor and refuse to talk about their mental condition due to the…