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Drug Addiction Treatment Resources
Signs That You May Have a Problem With Drugs
Recognizing that you have a problem is the first step to changing the rest of your life. Even if you have tried to stop using in the past, it is never too late to quit safely and with guidance.
How to Encourage a Loved One to Get Help
Addressing a loved one’s addiction is a sensitive subject, but with the rights steps and right treatment program guiding you, the weight of the struggle can be lifted.
Managing Emotions in Addiction Recovery
While there is no handbook on how one should feel during the process, there are techniques to help manage the emotions and complicated feeling that may arise.
It is important to understand the complex nature of alcohol use disorder in order to defeat it.
Giving Back With Ashley’s Hope
Lake Ave Recovery recently had the honor of working with Marybeth Kalil and learning the story behind Ashley’s Hope.
Isolation & Substance Abuse Among Seniors
With the exponential spread of the COVID-19 virus, seniors are being forced to isolate themselves more than ever before. Losing the freedom to partake in group activities and family gatherings or even the disruption of an everyday routine can take a toll on one’s mental health.
5 Tips for Staying Sober During the Holidays
The holidays are a fun and joyous time but can also be an emotional and stressful time as well. Lake Ave Recovery's expert clinical staff discuss staying sober during the holidays.
Don’t Let the Time Change Threaten Your Recovery
The time change and cold weather combined with social distancing can present additional challenges to our mental health. Learn more from our expert licensed clinical staff.
What is Addiction?
Addiction comes in many forms and severities, but to truly understand and treat addiction we must first answer the question: what is addiction?
Addiction and Eating Disorders
Substance use disorders often appear alongside other medical or mental health disorders, also known as co-occurring disorders.