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Adolescent-Specific Rehab

Adolescent-specific rehab focuses on the needs of young teenagers who are struggling with addiction or mental disorders. Although teenagers may experience the same situations as adults, they process them differently, as many of these situations are new to them. Furthermore, adolescents are still in the early stages of physical and psychological development. As such, drug…

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Overcoming The Rigors Of School And Stress

Though your student may be struggling with school and stress, their academic progress is extremely important. At Foothills at Red Oak Recovery, we focus on education. The educational opportunities here are what you see at a regular institution of learning. Missing school compounds what your teen is going through. Your teen shouldn’t suffer through school…

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Learning About The Dangers Of Social Media To Avoid Abuse

In recent years, social media has become increasingly popular among people of all age groups. In fact, as of January 2019, 45 percent of the population worldwide used social media as a form of entertainment. Unfortunately, social media abuse is increasing with the number of people jumping on board to check out these platforms. Here…

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What Is Reality Therapy?

Foothills at Red Oak Recovery is dedicated to helping your male teen recover from a traumatic life event or other mental health challenges. We also assess adolescents through psychological and psychiatric testing. In working with our teens we utilize reality therapy.  Maslow was not the only psychoanalytic theorist. If you have ever asked yourself “what is…

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PTSD and Children

PTSD and children is a subject we have only recently begun to understand. It was originally believed that children can bounce back quickly from events and it doesn’t affect them like it does an adult, but that belief has changed. Children are susceptible to the same after-effects as adults. Untreated PTSD in children can result…

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Holistic Treatment Methods

Seeking help from addiction is one of the first, if not the most important steps you can take on your road to recovery. Thankfully, there are many treatment methods available to adolescents seeking help. Foothills at Red Oak Recovery provides holistic treatment methods as holistic approach North Carolina at their facility. Below is more information about…