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Teens Dealing with Co-Occurring Issues and How to Help

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 25, 2022Updated: August 5, 2022Co-occurring issues refer to a teen or adult struggling with mental health concerns and substance use. Parents should know about recognizing co-occurring issues, staying supportive, and getting a teen the help they need. If you believe your…

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Top Common Co-Occurring Issues in Adolescents

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: November 4, 2021Updated: December 29, 2021Co-occurring disorders, or the simultaneous existence of drug abuse and mental health issues, are common across the United States. The prevalence of co-occurring problems among adolescents is much higher. The majority of…

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What to Do After a Mental Health Diagnosis

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: October 24, 2021Updated: October 7, 2021Why is psychological testing necessary? In order to effectively treat any health issue, physical or mental, it’s important to have a thorough understanding of what that issue is. It would be difficult…

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Teen PTSD Treatment and Recovery

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored BySharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: October 17, 2021Updated: October 7, 2021It’s challenging to be a parent or guardian of a teen who requires trauma treatment. You want to protect your child and ensure that you’re doing all you can to improve their…

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Treating Depression and Addiction Simultaneously

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: October 14, 2021Updated: October 7, 2021What are co-occurring issues when it comes to mental health treatment? This term refers to other conditions that a client is also struggling with, apart from an already known diagnosis.It can also be a…

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How to Help Your Teen Work Through Trauma

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 25, 2021Updated: June 25, 2021Parents and caregivers can play an important role in teen trauma recovery. For example, they can offer reassurance and make teens feel safe. However, they can also arrange trauma treatment for their child. How can a parent…

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What Are the Signs of Co-occurring Issues in Adolescents?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 27, 2021Updated: March 3, 2022A person who has a mental health disorder, along with a drug or alcohol problem, has what is called a co-occurring issue. The condition is also known as a dual diagnosis. Families need to understand co-occurring diagnoses…