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.

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Understanding Alcoholism

It is important to understand the complex nature of alcohol use disorder in order to defeat it.

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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.

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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.

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Substance Use in the Military

Active duty military and retired soldiers face unique challenges and circumstances that average citizens can not relate to. While substance use disorders among veterans are frequently discussed, in relation to…

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Breaking the Stigma

Lake Ave Recovery works towards ending the stigma of substance use disorders.

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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.

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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?

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