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Family Support Matters to Teens in Recovery

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 21, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021When a teenager seeks treatment for substance abuse, trauma, disordered eating, or video game obsession, it becomes a family affair. The level of family support received can make a difference in the speed of recovery while lowering…

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Can My Teen Continue Their Education While in Treatment?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 19, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021Sending your teen to receive addiction treatment may feel heartbreaking as a parent, especially because it could interrupt their education. Teen education is vital as it begins to prepare them for high school and their college career.…

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How Lifestyle Medicine Can Help Your Teen

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 15, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021At Foothills at Red Oak Recovery, we want you to know that adolescent treatment programs are available to help teens struggling with addiction or dual diagnoses. Lifestyle medicine for teens can be an excellent way to improve their…

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What Happens During Equine Therapy?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 13, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021Equine therapy is one option and type of teen therapy that clients may consider when looking for substance abuse treatment. Substance use disorders come in many forms. However, animal caretaking through equine therapy helps teach responsibility, awareness,…

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Signs of an Addictive Personality

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 8, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021Did you know that people show signs of having an addictive personality at an early age? Often, the line between acceptable and unacceptable hobbies and behaviors is hard to see. With that said, how do people know…

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Preventing Underage Drinking on Independence Day

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 4, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021Independence Day is a holiday that is already known for alcohol use. Many people drink while celebrating the holiday. That means that alcohol is more prevalent at family affairs, and your teen could have easy access. At Foothills…

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Smartphone Addiction Statistics

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 3, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021Smartphone addiction affects people of all ages. However, teens seem to have the biggest problem putting down their mobile devices. According to Common Sense Media, nearly 50% of teens admit that they have a smartphone addiction. Smartphone…

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How to Stage an Intervention for Teens

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 1, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021Teen substance abuse is one of the most distressing things that families can go through. It’s very difficult for the family members to watch their loved one repeatedly stumble. Fortunately, holding an intervention can show teenagers how…

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Teen Therapy Services Near Raleigh

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 30, 2021Updated: June 25, 2021Teen therapy services at the right adolescent treatment facility can be life-changing for someone who is struggling. The goal is to provide a safe place for adolescents to work through programs that might affect their behavior. One such facility…