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The Attitude of Sobriety

According to an online dictionary, an attitude is “a settled way of thinking or feeling about someone or something, typically one that is reflected in a person’s behavior”. The attitude we have towards ourselves and our recovery is essential. It can support our path to sobriety or it can derail us. For instance, according to the book Pathways to Recovery, …Read More

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Lakehouse Recovery Center Joins MAP Recovery Network

We are very excited to announce that the Lakehouse Recovery Center is now officially a member of the MAP Recovery Network. MAP strives to improve the outcomes of addiction treatment and by joining the Network, the Lakehouse gains additional resources which will help clients achieve greater long-term success. CEO and Executive Director of the Lakehouse Stuart Birnbaum said, “We strive to …Read More

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Drug Addiction Therapy: Learning About How Abuse Relates To Addiction

Research shows that there are behavioral and thinking patterns that recovering addicts have in common with those who have experienced childhood abuse. Those who have experienced addiction and those who have experienced abuse seem to have the same patterns of thought. Examples of these patterns are: Beating yourself up for what you should have done, reacting to life versus being …Read More

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Drug Rehab Communities Are Angered by Stronger Approved Painkiller

Painkillers are opioids which come in many forms that you’ve likely heard of. For instance,  hydrocodone, oxycodone, and morphine are a few types that are used to relieve pain. If you’ve had surgery or needed to take painkillers for any reason, then you’ve likely taken opioids. Research has revealed that when opioids are taken according to the precise way that …Read More