Great Oaks Recovery Center Blog
The Great Oaks blog includes both informative and personal articles related to addiction, recovery, alcoholism, and so much more. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us anytime at (877) 977-3268.
There are a number of challenges that someone in treatment for substance abuse will encounter. One of the challenges you may not be expecting is having dreams about drinking or using drugs. As you’ll see, these aren’t uncommon, they aren’t a sign that something is...read more
If you are looking for help for an addicted loved one, don’t let myths about inpatient drug and alcohol addiction treatment facilities get in the way. Let’s dispel some of the myths and misconceptions about this treatment option. Myth No. 1: Inpatient Treatment...read more
With so many recent headlines being taken up with the opioid crisis, it’s easy to overlook the fact that other medications also pose a potential threat to health and wellbeing when misused. Klonopin has the dubious distinction of being called “America’s next big drug...read more
Early recovery is a challenging time for people who are looking to heal from addiction to alcohol or other drugs. By the time your loved one gets into a residential treatment program, they may have been drinking or abusing drugs for some time. It’s not uncommon for...read more
Making a decision to seek help for substance abuse is a positive choice toward a brighter future. There are many inpatient recovery programs offering services to people living with addictions and finding the right one can seem challenging. An effective strategy is to...read more