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What Is a Drug Rehabilitation Program?

Drug rehabilitation program options provide clients with safe environments to utilize tried-and-true, effective treatment methods for recovery success. Find out more about the drug rehabilitation program.

Rehab Is a Positive Place for People to Get Healthy.

You can relax and feel safe in your drug rehabilitation program. It offers a healthy and positive environment conducive to improving your health and supporting the recovery process.

The Drug Rehabilitation Program Is Not a Place People Are Forced to Go To.

It is very rare that a client may be forced into treatment and each of such circumstances would require a court order. Go to your drug rehabilitation program ready and willing to change your life for the better. Your recovery success relies on your hard work and dedication just as much as it relies on the effective, tried-and-true treatment methods of the program.

Yes, There Is a Lot of Talking, But That’s Okay!

You will have to talk and listen for a significant amount of time in your drug rehabilitation program. This is part of the process for recovery. You will speak in your psychotherapy sessions (group therapy, individual therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and family therapy) in order to work towards uncovering the personal, underlying causes behind your addiction. It is a significant amount of talking but it is very, very productive for your health. You will also speak to and listen to your peers at your support group meetings. You will share your experiences, hopes and fears and provide one another with valuable support.

It’s a Place to Learn Strategies for Addressing Your Problems.

At your drug rehabilitation program, you will learn strategies for addressing your problems including lifestyle efforts for achieving a healthier lifestyle conducive for recovered living and stress management techniques. Stress management techniques allow you to work to minimize stress – a harmful trigger for substance use and relapse. Rather than reaching out to an unhealthy strategy such as using substances, you may meditate, exercise, go to a support group meeting, call your sponsor or take part in any other of a number of healthy and effective alternatives.

The Drug Rehabilitation Program is a Place to Meet New People.

You will meet new people in your drug rehabilitation program – fellow clients of recovery and your support group meeting peers. This is a great way to understand that you are not alone in your efforts and to work together to change unhealthy habits for healthy habits and focus on your goals and dreams for a future of recovered living. Meeting new people with healthy, like-minded goals is something you will need to continue to do long after you have left the program.

If you or someone you love is suffering from the effects of alcohol abuse, substance addiction or any other type of addiction, please call us today.  Our addiction treatment counselors can help you deal with physical, emotional and psychological consequences of drug and alcohol abuse.  A substance abuse treatment program is effective, safe and has helped many men reclaim their lives. Destination Hope is a full service drug, alcohol and dual diagnosis treatment facility in Florida for men suffering from substance abuse and mental health issues.