By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 12, 2016 A person experiencing withdrawal from opiates can suddenly panic and wind up using again just to avoid the symptoms. Unfortunately, the vicious circle of taking more and more uncontrolled amounts of opiates does not end, unless you can reach out for help
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 2, 2016 Small quiet towns and upper middle-income suburbs have a new thief to worry about. Its name is heroin. One by one, young people are succumbing to its blackmail, just to be able to function. Not unlike an animal that tastes blood for
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 13, 2016 For most people dealing with alcoholism, memories of how they became addicted are often fleeting. It usually happens over a period of time until individuals find themselves slowly increasing their consumption in order to get the desired effect, which is usually to
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 28, 2016 The Length And Programs Included In Long-Term Drug Rehab Drug rehabilitation can last a long time. How long rehab lasts depends on the extent of a patient’s problems, what treatments and services are used to address those issues, and the quality of
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 23, 2016 When you’re stuck in the clutches of addiction, it’s quite challenging to understand how addiction treatment can help you recover. The disease of addiction often leaves people feeling completely and utterly hopeless. Drug Rehab help seems far away and scary. If you’re
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 22, 2011 Achieving sobriety is likely to be one of the toughest challenges ever faced for a person who is addicted to heroin or prescription pain medications such as OxyContin, Percocet, and Vicodin. Much like addiction to alcohol, cocaine, or any other drug, people
It is not uncommon for individuals who struggle with addiction to be dual diagnosed with another mental disorder such as bipolar or depression. In order to stop addiction and get help for the mental disorder both are going to need to be addressed with professional help. There are addiction treatment centers that specialize in dual diagnosis.
Lakeview Health Systems is an award winning drug and alcohol addiction treatment center. There clients will work with therapists and certified addiction professionals in individual and group settings to process what has caused their addiction as what needs to be done to protect their new found sobriety.
The professionals in an addiction treatment center will help its clients break down the walls and cope with whatever part of their past was ultimately causing their addiction. In most cases drug and alcohol abuse is the result of trying to mask some event that took place or as a form of self medication.
There are various forms of addiction treatment. Depending on the depths of an individuals addiction and what they have tried in the past to recover will play a role in which form of addiction treatment will best suit their needs.