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Help a Loved One After Drug Rehab

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Ryan Teague Ryan Teague Ryan Teague started in 2018 as an Alumni Coordinator for the men’s program, the Star at Lakeview Health. Ryan firmly believes Lakeview Health’s… read more Published: August 9, 2021 When a loved one goes to drug rehab, you may not be

How Does My Addiction Affect My Family?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team 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: April 27, 2021 Addiction is a disease that can cause permanent damage to a person’s mental, emotional and physical health.

Finding Addiction Treatment for My Daughter

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 14, 2020 “I need to find addiction treatment for my daughter. What should I do?” If you are the parent of a daughter who has gone through a traumatizing situation, you should know that she may have turned to drugs or alcohol to cope.

How to Help My Wife in Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 15, 2020 “I need to learn how to help my wife in recovery.” It’s a question that the mental health and addiction specialists at Lakeview Health receive a lot. Drug and alcohol addiction, especially paired with mental health disorders, can be very toxic to

How to Find Treatment for a Spouse

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 14, 2020 Is your spouse struggling with a mental health issue? Are they consistently using drugs and alcohol? When you are facing these concerns, you may be unsure how to find treatment for a spouse. Should they get help? How do you know where

Supporting Family in Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 13, 2020 When a family member is struggling with addiction, it can seem impossible to help. You just want them to stop using drugs or alcohol. You think that’s all that they need to do to protect their future. That’s rarely enough, though. And

Family Support for Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 6, 2020 At Lakeview Health, we understand that addiction does not just affect the individual struggling with addiction. It harms everyone in that person’s radius, from co-workers and friends, to family members. Indeed, the family is perhaps most directly affected. This is because a

Do We Need Family Therapy?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 1, 2020 The family unit is, in many ways, the critical unit of our society. Our families are with us from the beginning, and the members of a family most often support one another. But families are not always resilient enough to defend themselves

Supporting a Loved One Returning From Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 29, 2020 A loved one returning from addiction treatment faces a whole new set of challenges. Although it may seem they are done with treatment and maybe ‘fixed’, leaving treatment is just the first leg in an even more difficult journey to recovery. As

How to Support Loved Ones in Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 22, 2020 If you have been asking yourself how to support loved ones in recovery, there are several steps that you can take. It is essential to keep in mind that family members play some of the most vital roles in recovery from addiction.