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Signs You Have Co-Occurring Disorders

You have probably heard about co-occurring disorders. However, do you know what the term “co-occurring” really means? A drug use disorder accompanied by a mental health disorder, such as depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), or anxiety, is termed a co-occurring disorder. So any combination of a mental health disorder and drug or…

Third Quarter Newsletter 2019

Thank 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 Oak Recovery®, as one of her Northport High School varsity soccer coaches with a side note pointing…

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Celebrating a Sober Fourth of July

July 4th is the day we commemorate the Declaration of Independence. It is a day of parades, fireworks, and bar-b-ques. For many people, it is also a struggle to remain sober from drug or alcohol abuse. In this article, we will talk about effective ways to celebrate a sober fourth of July. The Stress of…

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Trauma and Addiction

Trauma and addiction can sometimes have a powerful relationship. The treatment options involved in addressing these complicated issues must be diverse to meet each person’s needs. By knowing the signs to look for regarding each issue, you can find the proper treatment for problems at the same time. Connecting Trauma and Addiction Many people don’t…

Addiction Education

There’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 rehab center should offer addiction education. The Importance of Addiction Education According to the National Institute on Alcohol…