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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

5 Ways to Stay Sober and Safe This New Year’s

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: January 1, 2021 Updated: March 15, 2021 For many, the holidays are a time for family fun and being around the ones we love. However, for individuals in recovery, this time of year — and New Year’s Eve in particular — can be difficult. Not only are

4 Sober New Year’s Eve Ideas

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 24, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 New Year’s Eve is a great time to reflect on the previous year, imagine the coming year’s potential, and have a great time with friends and family. However, if you are in recovery or drinking isn’t your thing, it can be hard

3 Ways to Enjoy a Sober Holiday Season

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 23, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 In less than a month, families will be gathering all over the United States to celebrate Christmas and then New Year’s Day. If you or someone in your family struggles with alcohol use disorder, as millions of American adults do, the holiday

New Year, New You In Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 22, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 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

Empower Yourself with Addiction Treatment Now

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 21, 2020 Updated: December 22, 2020 If you are wondering if you may need help with addiction, it is important to understand the different options you have for getting assistance for your addictive behaviors. Many Americans struggle with problematic drug use. The prevalence of a drug use disorder

How Self-Care Can Relate to Addiction Recovery

man in need of self care for addiction recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 20, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 How important is self-care when it comes to addiction recovery? When you work through therapy and you start on the path of addiction recovery, you may feel pretty good physically. Your mind is clear. Your hopes and goals are high. Yet, if

Join Our Family this Holiday

woman longing to join a recovery family

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 15, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 For as long as there have been humans, there has been loneliness. It’s inevitable. Though we are social creatures, we can’t be together always. When confronted with extended periods of isolation, your challenge is to find ways of coping with loneliness. It

Gift Your Children Hope at the Holidays

woman choosing sobriety for her children

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 11, 2020 Updated: April 28, 2021 Becoming a parent is one of the most incredible experiences that you can have. Your children look to you as a role model, as well as a teacher to show them the ways of the world and the right paths to choose.

Give the Gift of Recovery to Your Parents This Year

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Published: December 10, 2020 Updated: January 11, 2021 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