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How to Talk About Mental Health to Teens

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 21, 2020Updated: April 8, 2020Anxiety disorders, which include conditions like Generalized Anxiety Disorder, PTSD, and OCD, can cause severe symptoms.  These can prevent you from living a healthy and productive life. The prevalence of mental illness and the severity of symptoms…

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Teen Depression and Substance Abuse

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 8, 2020Updated: April 8, 2020Battling mental illness can make the teenage years especially trying, as conditions like depression impact your relationships, academic performance, and overall wellbeing. Depression causes severe symptoms that can make it hard to enjoy life fully. Unfortunately, that…

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Teen Rehab Is Different From Adult Rehab

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2020Updated: March 4, 2021The goal of rehab is lifelong recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Therapists work with clients to identify the cause of addiction and develop a treatment plan that guides the client through each stage of recovery. However,…

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Teen Heroin Use Is On The Rise

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 21, 2020Updated: March 4, 2021According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), 90 people die from an opioid overdose each day. In addition, nearly two million people abuse opioids annually. Opioid epidemic statistics include heroin, as teen heroin use is…

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Importance of Gender Specific Treatment

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 2, 2019Updated: March 3, 2021Before you select a treatment center for your adolescent, take a moment to understand the importance of gender-specific treatment. It’s easy to get caught up researching how different facilities deliver treatment. Also, debating what form of treatment…

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Benefits of Reality Therapy

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 22, 2019Updated: April 15, 2020Teens are more susceptible to mental and behavioral issues because their minds are still developing. In order to address these problems, a treatment center will provide a range of teen therapy services NC and surrounding areas need.…

What to Know About Eating Disorder Vs Disordered Eating

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 29, 2019Updated: May 6, 2019Most people talk about the opioid epidemic, but overlook the disordered eating problems that people struggle with. Part of the reason why is that they don’t know much about this unhealthy relationship with food. Also, a lot…

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Benefits of Life Skills Training

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 8, 2019Updated: April 15, 2020Since the 1970s, drug abuse has greatly spread among teens. Abusing substances has damaging health, social, economic and legal effects. Because of that, serious measures are essential to help youths stop substance abuse. Life skills training is…