Why do Spiritual People Always Talk About ‘The Breath’?


Christians believe that the literal breath of God gave life to humanity.  Buddhists use breathing techniques during meditation to go deeper than normal meditation.  Fitness gurus use breathing patterns help the body to recuperate after intense activities.  Other spiritual people believe there is a life force, or energy, in people that can be manipulated through breathing.  The common denominator amongst …

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Supporting Your Loved One During Substance Abuse Recovery

Substance Abuse Recovery | Lakehouse Recovery Center

If a loved one is going through recovery from substance abuse addiction, you might be wondering how to act and what things you can do to offer that person support. Having support while going through an addiction treatment program is necessary and extremely beneficial for a successful recovery. Here are a few ways in which you can support your loved one during this time.

  • Be available. Show your loved one that you are there for them whenever they need to talk or just someone to listen.
  • Offer them a place to stay. Allow them to stay at your place so that they have someone to turn to.
  • Explore hobbies together. Taking up a hobby is a great way for your loved one to keep substance abuse off their mind and participate in healthy activities.
  • Suggest support groups. Encourage your loved one to attend a support group so that they can see they are not alone.
  • Love them unconditionally. Show them genuine care instead of judgement.

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How to Pay for Addiction Treatment

There are a wide variety of options for treatment centers. If you were looking for a way to heal your drug or alcohol addiction, you’ll find that there are many choices that range from a few thousand dollars to over 100,000 per month and if you’re addiction is severe, there’s a good chance that you’re spending your money on your …

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