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What to Expect During Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 10, 2021 Updated: June 22, 2021 A dual diagnosis occurs when both a mental health disorder and substance abuse problem co-occur. People often self-medicate when dealing with mental health issues which then exacerbates the initial complication. The…

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What Is Rational Emotive Therapy?

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 15, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 There are many options to choose from when it comes to getting treatment for a substance use disorder. Sometimes, medication is a part of the recovery process. Other times, different therapy…

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How Addiction Impacts Women

Added By The Willows at Red Oak The Willows at Red Oak Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 17, 2021 Updated: June 11, 2021 Addiction brings unique challenges for women. If they have a problem with alcohol, they leave themselves more vulnerable to abuse by others. Women tend to become intoxicated faster because they absorb…

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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…