The 6 Stages of Addiction Recovery

Stages of Addiction Recovery - Lakehouse Recovery Center

At the Lakehouse Recovery Center, we understand the 6 stages of addiction recovery and are here to support you through each and every step. Change. To overcome addiction, you must change. Change is hard, especially when trying to overcome a brain disorder like an addiction. But you can do it. The National Institute of Health created the Science of Behavior …

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The Disease Model of Addiction: What is It?

The Disease Model of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Aside from neurological, biological, and environmental, there are a lot of factors that contribute to the disease model of addiction. Find out how addiction works below. What is The Disease Model of Addiction? In 1956, the American Medical Association voted that addiction is, in fact, a disease, a treatable illness. Later this would go on to include drug addiction too. …

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Communicating With Your Teen About Addiction (and What to Do If They’re Suffering)

Teen Addiction Treatment - Lakehouse Recovery Center

The first thing to know if you suspect that your child is using substances is to stay calm. Don’t overthink, and don’t assume the worst. It could be that they’ve only used once. And even if they’ve developed a habit, this isn’t the end of the world – or the end of their life. Addiction treatment is available. Start off …

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7 Tips to Help Parents Prevent Teen Substance Abuse

7 Tips to Help Parents Prevent Teen Substance Abuse-Lakehouse Recovery

  Substance abuse among teens is nothing to take lightly. From alcohol to prescription to illegal drugs, there are many temptations out there. What can you as a parent do to prevent your child from becoming involved in substance abuse? Here some tips that will help.    1. Teen Substance Abuse: Start By Educating Yourself   There’s a lot that …

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