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Allison Booth, MS, LPC Named New Clinical Director of Lakeview Health at The Woodlands

Allison Booth Clinical Director of Lakeview Woodlands TX

Allison Booth, MS, LPC Named New Clinical Director of Lakeview Health at The Woodlands JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (October 22, 2018) – Allison Booth, MS, LPC joins Lakeview Health as Clinical Director of The Woodlands campus. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences from Stephen F. Austin State University, followed by a Master

Aftercare Planning: Should I stay or Should I Go?

Aftercare Planning: Should I stay or Should I Go? With residential treatment centers like Serenity House Detox and Kemah Palms Recovery in the Greater Houston Area, choosing a facility close to home is becoming more and more appealing. With their all-encompassing approach and extensive discharge planning, these facilities make it a point to offer comprehensive,

Toxic Relationships

Relationships are a source of happiness, strength, positive feelings and events and if you are actively setting healthy boundaries in your relationships that is typically how things go. But what happens when things go south and you start getting a sinking feeling around your friend or loved one, rather than being uplifted? What are the

The Opioid Epidemic in Hays County Texas Continues To Rise

Opioid Epidemic in Hays County Texas Drug overdose deaths in Texas have been leveling off in recent years according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hays County—situated between Austin and San Antonio—seems to buck that trend. Local addiction counselor Tori Bowman told Communityimpact.com that a quarter of her patients

North Texas Mother Helps Students in Recovery After Losing Son To Heroin

By Michael Rass Angie Rogers lost her son to heroin in November 2015. The North Texas mother lived through a nightmare all too familiar to many other parents around the nation. Brandon Rogers, whom many people called “Bubba,” wentto Plano East Senior High School northeast of Dallas. He experimented with alcohol in high school, “moving

Lakeview Health To Open New, Modern Addiction Treatment Center in Texas

Lakeview Health will bring its world-class addiction treatment to Texas in 2018. The new addiction treatment center, located north of Houston, will be the organization’s first facility in the Lone Star State. Greg Drummond is the newly appointed executive director of the Texas center. “The new clinic will be a state-of-the-art rehab center providing partial

Opioid Crisis in Southwest Texas: Fentanyl and Carfentanil Posing Threat

Photo By: Argash / CC BY-SA 3.0 The national opioid addiction crisis is also affecting neighborhoods in San Antonio. In 2014, Bexar County had the third-highest overdose rate for opiates after Nueces and Dallas Counties. Twenty-one percent of intoxication deaths in Bexar County involved multiple drugs. The US Department of Health and Human Services is soon

The Link Between Chronic Pain and Addiction in East Texas

Houston is the seat of the internationally renowned Texas Medical Center, which contains the world’s largest concentration of research and healthcare institutions. More heart surgeries are performed at Texas Medical Center than anywhere else in the world. The fourth-most populous city in the United States also attracts a lot of patients with chronic pain many