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White Paper Underlines Gender-Specific Challenges for Women in Overcoming Opioid Addiction

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 23, 2017 A recent white paper from the Office on Women’s Health concluded that the prevalence of prescription opioid and heroin use among women is substantial. It provided dramatic statistical data on what kind of impact the opioid addiction epidemic is having on women.

Lakeview Health Podcast with Awakenings Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 7, 2016 Awakenings Recovery is an addiction treatment program for women, with locations in Seaside, Oregon and Fredericksburg, Texas. Anika Cooper, regional marketing for North Texas at Awakenings Recovery, met up with Gina Thorne, vice president of marketing at Lakeview Health, during her recent

A Healing Environment for Women in Recovery

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 3, 2016 Recovery is different for women. Stephanie Covington is a pioneer in the field of women’s issues, addiction, and recovery. She is also the main inspiration behind the women’s program at Lakeview Health. For Dr. Covington, a healing environment should be characterized by

Women in Recovery: Establishing Healthy Relationships in Early Recovery is Not So Easy

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 29, 2016 Addiction Destroys Genuine Intimacy Women in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction describe their emotional struggle during recovery as empty, lonely, guilty, disconnected and numb. For the woman who is still addicted, these fearful and painful emotions are temporarily remedied by drugs

Lakeview Health Podcast with Vizown

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 27, 2016 Karen Walker, Vizown Executive Director and Kyearra Morris, Marketing Director & Community Liaison, came to Jacksonville, Florida to visit the Lakeview Health campus and meet with some of our staff. During their visit Gina Thorne, Lakeview’s VP of Marketing sat down with them to

Gender-Responsive Addiction Treatment in North Florida – WSOS Radio

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 24, 2016 Men and women have different needs for their addiction recovery. The Augustine Recovery Center and Lakeview Health offer gender-responsive treatment to meet these needs. Addiction treatment can be a tough and trying time in a person’s life. Studies have found that men

Gender Responsive Rehab Program Benefits

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 16, 2016 According to an *article written for the American Psychological Association by Mark Greer in 2005, men and women have different obstacles to overcome when entering treatment. They also differ in motivations or reasons for starting substance abuse in the first place. These