Addiction Treatment Programs

Sharing My Secret to Success!

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Author Kristi S. Kristi S. read more Published: May 5, 2021 Updated: May 5, 2021 I grew up in a small country town, where everyone knew everyone, including all their business.  We moved there when I was 6 years old in the first grade and lived there until I graduated

How Covid-19 Improved Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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: April 26, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 If you or a loved one needs rehab but you’re worried about getting Covid-19

Understanding the Warning Signs of (SUD) Substance Use Disorder

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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: April 19, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 Here’s how to know if a loved one or co-worker is abusing drugs or

Healthcare Professionals and Drug Abuse

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By Michael Rass Michael Rass Author Tony Sartini Tony Sartini read more Published: April 13, 2021 Updated: May 4, 2021 People with addiction are often portrayed as hopeless or hedonistic rock stars. Rarely are media articles about substance use disorders accompanied by images of well-dressed, intoxicated lawyers, or pictures of healthcare professionals misusing drugs from the pharmacy.

A New Look at Contingency Management Therapy

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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: April 12, 2021 Updated: April 27, 2021 For people with substance use disorder (SUD), this therapy may be more relevant than

How Drug Addiction Affects Relationships

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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: March 23, 2021 Updated: April 30, 2021 With the rise of opioid-related deaths 1, more and more families and

What Is the First Step of Drug Addiction Treatment?

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Author Jessica Klesh Jessica Klesh Jessica works to ensure all patients are set up for success in and out of treatment. As a part of the aftercare team, Jessica arranges continued… read more Published: March 22, 2021 Updated: April 30, 2021 In 2009, only 2.6 million of the

Primary Differences Between Inpatient and Outpatient Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Author Hailey Rigdon Hailey Rigdon Hailey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Social Welfare from the University of North Florida. Hailey started her career… read more Published: March 18, 2021 Updated: April 28, 2021 Making the decision between inpatient and outpatient treatment for substance abuse can be

The Importance of Goal Setting In Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Author Isabella Motta Isabella Motta Isabella Motta, CRC, started with Lakeview in 2019. Her passion for helping others stems from her own recovery… read more Published: March 17, 2021 Updated: April 28, 2021 One of the most important instruments in the recovery toolbox is goal setting. “It’s something I work

What is a Speedball?

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A speedball takes two dangerous drugs and mixes them into a type of cocktail drug. Those who do speedballs may need treatment like at a heroin addiction treatment center in Jacksonville, FL, such as Lakeview Health. Before asking are speedballs dangerous, it’s important to understand what they are and why they are popular. What is