Addiction Recovery

Professionals Programs in Addiction Treatment 

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Philip Warrick Philip Warrick Philip Warrick, LMHC started his career in the field while working as a Substance Abuse Counselor at an inpatient facility in Tampa, Florida… read more Published: September 17, 2021 Many people swear by them—including me. Here’s the latest.  In the addiction

6 Benefits of a Self-Help Network for Those in Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Philip Warrick Philip Warrick Philip Warrick, LMHC started his career in the field while working as a Substance Abuse Counselor at an inpatient facility in Tampa, Florida… read more Published: September 3, 2021 In addiction treatment, the term used is self-help. And it works. They

What Now!? Preparing for After Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Ryan Teague Ryan Teague Ryan Teague started in 2018 as an Alumni Coordinator for the men’s program, the Star at Lakeview Health. Ryan firmly believes Lakeview Health’s… read more Published: August 18, 2021 Take it slow! Remember that Rome wasn’t built in a day. It

Help a Loved One After Drug Rehab

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Ryan Teague Ryan Teague Ryan Teague started in 2018 as an Alumni Coordinator for the men’s program, the Star at Lakeview Health. Ryan firmly believes Lakeview Health’s… read more Published: August 9, 2021 When a loved one goes to drug rehab, you may not be

Ask Yourself Questions As Part of Relapse Prevention

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Ryan Teague Ryan Teague Ryan Teague started in 2018 as an Alumni Coordinator for the men’s program, the Star at Lakeview Health. Ryan firmly believes Lakeview Health’s… read more Published: August 6, 2021 Relapse is always a possibility for anyone in recovery. No one is

Alcohol Relapse: It Happens

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While relapse is not a necessity it is important to realize that it does happen. How one reacts and how quickly action is taken to stop relapse and get back on the right track is extremely important. In quality drug rehab programs a client will learn how to handle a relapse if it does occur.

Confessions of an Ex-Enabler

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Adam Bean Adam Bean Adam spent the first half of his career as an editor at National Geographic and Runner’ World magazines. He later switched over to writing… read more Published: July 30, 2021 I’m better now, and will share some things that helped me,

How Therapeutic Recreation Helps With Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 19, 2021 When many people imagine therapy in rehab, they picture a group therapy session. It may have involved sharing personal stories, challenges, and success, which are all vital to healing and a major part of treatment. However, it’s not the only therapeutic approach.

Experiential Therapy Activities

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 19, 2021 A beautiful aspect of addiction therapy programs is the fact that there are multiple options to help people heal. There are dozens of addiction therapy options, and they come in all shapes and sizes. Some possibilities have you working with a therapist

This Is Your Brain On Drugs

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Lantie Jorandby Lantie Jorandby Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She attended medical school and completed… read more Published: July 5, 2021 We now know that chronic substance use—with both alcohol and drugs—actually changes the chemistry