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Life Skills Training

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 2, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020Life skills training encompasses a broad spectrum of activities and therapy that helps you function in the real world. By working with a therapist or participating in a project, you can learn skills that improve your relationships,…

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The Benefits of Animal Therapy

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 22, 2019Updated: July 3, 2019Interacting with animals comes with several benefits for humans. Studies have demonstrated that animals reduce the body’s stress response, leading to reduced blood pressure and anxiety. Conventional therapy combined with an animal assisted therapy program, is very effective…

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Fentanyl Addiction Treatment Program

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 15, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020Fentanyl is one of the most powerful opioid painkillers, often used in recovery from surgery. On the street, fentanyl is sometimes mixed with other drugs such as heroin, to make heroin more profitable, resulting in hundreds of…

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Motivational Interviewing

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 25, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020Motivational interviewing is something that counselors use to help clients find internal motivation. Then, this motivation helps people to catalyze behavior changes. This kind of technique is a practical, fast way to help people make significant life…

Addiction Education

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 29, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020There’s a saying that knowledge is power. When it comes to addiction, this saying works perfectly. Most experts agree that it’s ideal for people to know as much about addiction as possible. For that reason, a women’s…

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Xanax Addiction Treatment Program

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 13, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020Xanax is a kind of benzodiazepine that people normally take for panic disorders, insomnia, and generalized anxiety disorder. While it is one of the most common psychiatric medications in the country, individuals can also develop a dependency…

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Clinical Rehabilitation

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 19, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020Many different forms of clinical rehabilitation exist to help people overcome substance abuse and addiction. Our treatment programs offer many benefits. The information below will discuss some essential facts about clinical rehab. It will also cover ways…

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Union Members Addiction Treatment

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 13, 2019Updated: April 17, 2020The relationship between union members and addiction treatment centers is a rocky one. In the past, some rehab centers used scams to drain as much out of their health insurance as possible. However, not all union members…

Paying For Addiction Rehab

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 22, 2019Updated: March 3, 2022Once you decide to seek treatment for drug and alcohol dependency, one of your first concerns may be paying for addiction rehab. The cost of treatment varies widely from one facility to the next. Luxury rehab centers…

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Types Of Psychotherapy

Added ByThe Willows at Red OakThe Willows at Red OakMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 5, 2019Updated: February 20, 2019Through an embrace of psychotherapy, psychologists aim to thoroughly understand their patients’ needs, employ consistent personal interaction, develop solutions, and change their patients’ negative behavior effectively. The most prominent types of psychotherapy fall into several major categories.…