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What is Trauma Informed Care?

therapist taking notes as she explains what is trauma informed care to patient

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 17, 2020 According to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), most of us have had at least one traumatic experience. More specifically, more than 60% of American men and more than 50% of American women have experienced one or more

Why Women Need Trauma-Informed Addiction Treatment

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 5, 2016 “Society judges women with addiction more severely.” So wrote addiction specialist Stephanie Covington in A Woman’s Way Through The Twelve Steps. That is by no means the only gender-specific challenge for women in recovery. For a long time, women suffering from addiction