In today’s society, millions of individuals now have smartphones. This kind of technology gives people access to information in an instant, as well as provides new ways to connect with others. With that kind of access, online recovery support has opened new channels for those in recovery to stick with their goals and prevent relapse.
If you’ve ever recovered from addiction or are in the process right now, you know that the path is not easy. The possibility of relapse is real, and triggers are everywhere. Especially now in the current climate of the world, simple things can become triggers. However, there are ways to stay on the right path
Stories of Recovery: Melodie’s Long Road to Recovery Recovery from addiction doesn’t always take hold the first time around. Overcoming addiction is a tough battle, requiring courage and determination. Melodie found this out the hard way. The youngest of four children, she was born and raised in Jacksonville. The 45-year-old struggled with anxiety issues most
Alumni Spotlight: Bobby Introducing our new Prescott, AZ alumni ambassador, Bobby Goodell. Our first event will be December 1! For more information on our Prescott Alumni Chapter please reach out to any of our Lakeview Alumni Coordinators or Bobby Goodell at 928-710-1028. My name is Bobby and I am an alcoholic. I entered Lakeview Health
Alumni Spotlight: James My name is James (aka Shaky J) and I didn’t start using alcohol or drugs until freshmen year of college. Born and raised in New Jersey, I was big into sports and staying active at all times. This helped to keep me in line and away from drugs and alcohol. After college,
When people think of Florida they may envision sun, sand, Disney World, and alligators. But did you know that there is also a lot of high-quality and ethical addiction treatment in the state? Beyond being a vacation destination, people come to Florida from all over the United States to reclaim their life from the grasp
This is one person’s story; everyone will have unique experiences on their path to sobriety. This story may contain behaviors or information about use that is triggering. Please use your own discretion. Before my arrival at Lakeview Health, my life was in utter disarray and completely unmanageable. I started using drugs since I was 12.
This is one person’s story; everyone will have unique experiences on their path to sobriety. This story may contain behaviors or information about use that is triggering. Please use your own discretion. We interviewed an alumna of Lakeview Health, Melodie, shortly after she celebrated a year of sobriety. Lakeview Health (LH): What do you remember
This is one person’s story; everyone will have unique experiences on their path to sobriety. This story may contain behaviors or information about use that is triggering. Please use your own discretion. Hi, my name is Tammy and I am an addict. The first time I said those words aloud to anyone was when I