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What Are Life Skills?

woman learning what are life skills and how they help for recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 27, 2020 When you begin with addiction treatment programs, you often hear about learning life skills. These skills are introduced through addiction therapies and treatment programs and are meant to benefit you once you leave treatment. But what are life skills for recovery, and

What Is Substance Abuse?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 14, 2016 What is substance abuse? While the answer might seem complicated, it really isn’t that difficult to understand. Before getting help for an addiction, having an answer to that question makes the need for help easier to accept. What Is Substance Abuse? Simply,

Alcohol and Drug Abuse: When Enough is Enough

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 1, 2016 Addiction is a disease that completely takes control of a person’s life. Not only does it affect the user, but it also affects everyone else in his or her life. This can include friends, family, spouses, children and co-workers. Addiction takes hold and