Podcasts

Mary Woods, WestBridge Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 7, 2014 In this podcast, Mary Woods, CEO of WestBridge, talks about dual diagnosis and the therapy needed to treat both mental illnesses and substance abuse as primary diseases and not just one of them a by-product of the other. Podcast Transcript Gina Thorne:

Chris Bennett, Interventionist

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 30, 2014 In this podcast, Chris Bennett discusses how families are affected by addiction and how talking to them about that can be part of an intervention. He also describes how to measure the success of an intervention and what questions families should ask

Mark Oerther, Red Oak Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 23, 2014 In this podcast, Mark Oerther of Red Oak Recovery discusses how different types of programs can help patients during recovery. He talks about wilderness programs and how nutritional therapy and learning to eat well are great steps to take in early recovery.

Robert Walters, Director of Intake Services

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 21, 2014 Robert Walters is the Vice President of Lakeview’s intake services department. In this podcast, he describes how his staff works with each patient who calls and how their experience and training makes patients feel welcome and ready for addiction treatment.

Lighthouse Recovery Institute

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 17, 2014 Brittany Ringersen and Tabytha Walters of Lighthouse Recovery Institute join us for a podcast to talk about life for women after leaving treatment for substance abuse or eating disorders. They talk about the special issues women in recovery face. Podcast Transcript Gina

Tondra Frisby, S.T.E.P. Intervention Services

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 3, 2014 In this podcast, interventionist Tondra Frisby discussed how her background in recovery has helped her work with young adults and adolescents who need treatment. Families that learn about addiction as a disease, who can get past addictive behaviors, are better equipped to

Sean Getsinger, Legacy Freedom

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 21, 2014 In this podcast, Sean Getsinger of Legacy Freedom Treatment Center in Charlotte talks about approaches to holistic treatment in their intensive outpatient program. Podcast Transcript Gina: Hi everyone, this is Gina Throne and thank you again for joining us for the Lakeview

Chase Sewall, Wilderness Treatment Program

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 14, 2014 Chase Sewall discusses the program at Wilderness Treatment Center in Montana and how it helps young men and teens struggling with addiction. Their 21-day wilderness trek lets patients use the skills they are learning and begin to apply them to a sober

Daniel Krasner, The Ranch at Dove Tree

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 7, 2014 In this podcast, Daniel Krasner talks about the challenges of treating young adults and college students at the Ranch at Dove Tree. Understanding the differences in development, executive function and life skills is key to help young adults be successful in residential

Ray Kotwicki, M.D., Skyland Trail

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 1, 2014 Dr. Ray Kotwicki is the chief medical officer for Skyland Trail and spoke at the Lakeview Professional Lecture Series. In this podcast, he shares a bit about suicidal and parasuicidal behaviors, the differences between the two, and how substance abuse treatment can