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September Is National Recovery Month

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 27, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 Millions of Americans have reconstructed their lives through recovery. To honor and celebrate that fact, every September since 1989 is National Recovery Month. The name has changed twice since being finally…

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3 Benefits of Meditation for Addiction Recovery

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 15, 2021 Updated: June 22, 2021 One of the overlooked aspects of addiction recovery is the increased mental health aspects. Meditation therapy is one of the most utilized but least understood tools available. How it works is…

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National Screening Day Offers Help for Alcohol Addiction

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 5, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 In 1999, the first National Alcohol Screening Day (NASD) event took place. Over 50,000 people attended the events at 1,500 screening centers across the United States, where they received screening for…

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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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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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Women Should Learn About the Impact of Triggers and Recovery

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 6, 2020 Updated: June 1, 2020 Emotional 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…