Health and Wellness

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.

Men and Self-Care

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: June 16, 2021 June is National Men’s Health Awareness Month, making it the perfect time

How Alternative Addiction Treatment Leads to Long-Term Sobriety

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 21, 2021 About the Author Joe Gilmore is a professional writer for The Hope House, an organization dedicated to providing clients with the highest quality of addiction treatment possible while staying in their luxurious Arizona rehabs. Joe has worked in the addiction space for

What is Seasonal Depression?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 30, 2020 When the weather starts to turn, it can cause a shift in the brain. Sometimes, that shift isn’t always for the better. Seasonal depression is sometimes called “seasonal affective disorder” (SAD), and it’s different from the seasonal funk that can sometimes set

New Year, New You In Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 22, 2020 If your reliance on drugs or alcohol is resulting in the need to consider receiving professional treatment, the severity of your addiction may take an extended period to complete because recovery is a process. Addiction rehab has several defined stages, starting with

4 Holistic Approaches to Relapse Prevention

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 19, 2020 It’s essential to take relapse prevention seriously. That includes while you are receiving therapy in a residential program like the one at Lakeview Health, but even more importantly, once you have left our care. While there are many types of prevention methods,

Give the Gift of Recovery to Your Parents This Year

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2020 The holidays are the perfect time to reconnect with family members you might not see during the rest of the year, especially your parents. Your parents are the ones who brought you into this world and care for you no matter what

4 Ways to Embrace Healthy Living for the New Year

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 4, 2020 COVID-19 has changed our daily routine. With more and more people staying at home to minimize exposure, it’s easy to be tempted to eat low-quality meals and junk food. A day that would have previously involved various forms of physical activity in

The Importance of Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 2, 2020 A healthy diet can’t take the place of comprehensive addiction treatment. Detox, counseling, and aftercare are musts if you want to beat your addictions for good. However, your diet can have a significant impact on your recovery, helping you get over addiction

Can Nutrition Make a Difference in Addiction Treatment?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 1, 2020 A healthy diet can’t take the place of traditional addiction treatment. Detox, counseling, and aftercare are a must if you want to beat your addictions for good. However, your diet can have a big impact on your recovery, helping you get over