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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.

Stress Management in Addiction Recovery

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The American Psychological Association conducted a study in 2007 that found 77% of Americans experience physical stress and 73% experience psychological symptoms of stress. Most people do not manage their stress effectively. For example, some individuals use substances to self-medicate unwanted symptoms produced by stress. Most are unaware of the psychological and physical warning signs

Empower Yourself with Addiction Treatment Now

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 21, 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

4 Major Impacts of Opioid Addiction on the Body

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 6, 2020 Opioid addiction is a serious disease. This type of drug is highly addictive. It may create a sense of euphoria for you and alleviate feelings of pain. Yet, over time, it damages many of the organs of your body, putting you at

5 Ways to Get the Most Out Of Your Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 2, 2020 Explore the options available to you at Lakeview Health addiction treatment. We have many different therapies available at our locations in Florida. Clients that stay engaged and active often have the highest chances for long-term sobriety. Therefore, we urge you to use

5 Harmful Myths About Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 30, 2020 Addiction is a complex process. Addiction treatment professionals have the requisite knowledge to understand this. But what of the common man? Your guess is as good as the facts. Many people do not know what addiction is. As a result, they easily

COVID Travel Guide

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 16, 2020 If you’re coming to Lakeview Health from a different town or state, as many of our clients do, you may want to take extra precautions during your travel. This could prevent your exposure to COVID-19. Lakeview Health is a drug and alcohol

Xanax and Alcohol

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 15, 2020 Polysubstance use disorder describes the addiction to two or more chemical substances. In layman’s terms, this means a person abuses more than one drug. Polysubstance abuse is common in America and is a reason many people seek treatment at a drug and

COVID-19’s Impact on Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 29, 2020 Social distancing and stay-at-home orders have been the norm in the US since early March in an attempt to quell the spread of COVID-19. Unfortunately, these practices have also had an impact on substance use and mental health disorders. Even before the

Does My Addiction Need Treatment?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 17, 2020 If you’re worried that a bad habit may have turned into an addiction, it’s time to have a professional assessment from a neutral third party. Millions of Americans struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. This chronic condition involves many substances. A few