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Women Should Learn About the Impact of Triggers and Recovery

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 6, 2020Updated: June 1, 2020Emotional triggers and recovery have a relationship; sobriety is more difficult, unless you know about these issues that can prevent you from reaching freedom from substance abuse. They may be certain words or places that can cause…

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What Are Life Skills? They Can Help You Recover

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 25, 2020Updated: April 28, 2020What are life skills? Good mental health involves knowing measures that can prevent relapse and lead to recovery from substance abuse, trauma, or mental health issues. Positive change is possible through a blend of evidence-based practices, somatic…

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Do I Need an Aftercare Program?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 20, 2020Updated: March 3, 2022No matter what type of addiction you have or what type of rehab you have completed, an aftercare program is a vital part of many recovery programs. The question, “Do I need an aftercare program?” is one…

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What Is Trauma and How is It Connected to Addiction?

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 15, 2020Updated: April 28, 2020Trauma is one of the most complex and widespread factors influencing addiction. Understanding the answer to the question “What is trauma?” and how it ties to substance abuse can help the recovery process. This treatment can be…

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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: April 6, 2020Thank You U.S. Women’s World Cup Soccer Team!Back in 2005, Allie Long signed a letter of gratitude to Corinne Brown, Clinical Director of Foothills and an integral team member in the opening of The Willows at Red…

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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: April 6, 2020Self 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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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…