Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Drug Detox For Cocaine and Methamphetamine Addictions

Today, a large number of Americans are addicted to heroin and painkillers. And fortunately, for them, when they go through drug detox, there are medications available that assist in the drug withdrawal treatment process. When physicians work with those addicted to heroin or painkillers, they can prescribe methadone, naltrexone, and suboxone to treat opiate addiction. These federally approved treatment drugs …Read More

Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Drug Addiction Therapy: Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention

The Addictive Behaviors Research Center at the University of Washington developed Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for working with those who suffer from addictions. The therapy is intended to rework the imprisoning thoughts that keep an addictive cycle in place. With a practice of mindfulness, those addicted to alcohol, for example, can become aware of the triggers that lead him to drink, …Read More

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Addiction Help: Learning About Your Early Attachments

It is well recognized now that the quality of attachment an individual has with his or her parents in early childhood determines how well that child will thrive. Early attachment is a core issue that has great influence on one’s mental health throughout life. For instance, the first five years of life determines the success of that child in school, …Read More