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How Can DBT Help Your Teen in Addiction Treatment

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 21, 2023Updated: January 24, 2023Dialectical behavior therapy, also known as DBT, is among the most comprehensive talk therapy options for treating substance use disorders and mental health conditions. It can be the last resort when other treatment options fail to produce…

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Recognizing the Signs of Self Harm

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 28, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022The signs of self-harm in teens are not always easy to recognize. Sometimes, they’re just as difficult for others to notice as they are for the person who self-harms. This kind of destructive behavior hurts not just…

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Trauma and Depression in Kids

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 17, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022Trauma is a response to an experience that a person finds deeply disturbing and distressing. This response can be emotional, psychological, or both. Exposure to trauma is a significant contributor to depression. However, a comprehensive depression treatment…

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Teen Mental Health Treatment near Tennessee

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 14, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022Adolescents go through a lot of changes and experimentation during their teenage years. During this time, they focus on finding their identity while dealing with hormonal changes, stress from school, and countless other challenges. Mental health treatment…

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Teen Alcohol Abuse Treatment Near Virginia

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 10, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022Adults aren’t the only ones troubled by alcohol use. In fact, in Virginia, alcohol is the most frequently consumed drug by both adults and teenagers. According to the CDC, the state had 100 alcohol-attributable deaths of people…

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Programs for Troubled Teens

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 8, 2022Updated: October 31, 2022During adolescence, teens are susceptible to substance misuse and mental health issues. But it’s not always easy to find them treatment. Treatment for troubled teens through an adolescent treatment program can be crucial to a child’s future.At…

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Signs of an Addictive Personality

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 28, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022Did 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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CBT vs. DBT

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 23, 2022Updated: October 3, 2022Today, therapists offer an array of treatments for co-occurring disorders. Although each treatment is designed with the same goal in mind, it provides a different path to recovery. Two therapies, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy…

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5 Fun Teen Therapy Activities for Your Teen

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 29, 2022Updated: August 5, 2022Therapy has a reputation for being a serious, sometimes painful experience that requires clients to go deep into their emotions. While that is sometimes the best approach, therapy can also be fun and playful. Most teen therapy…