For anyone that is suffering with a drug addiction, the biggest and hardest step to take is the first one. It can seem quite scary or even overwhelming to give up your drug of choice, even when you can clearly see it is destroying your life. Making changes in your life is not easy—and committing to recovery involves a lot of change.
How you deal with stress
What people you allow in your life
How you occupy your free time
How you look and feel about yourself
Now that you have taken the first step to embark on the road to recovery, we now need to look at what options are available:
The Magic Bullet
When selecting a rehab, it is vitally important to remember everyones needs are different. What will work for your friend, may not necessarily work for you.
Help 4 Addiction will undergo a thorough assessment to ensure we match you to a treatment centre that best fits your needs. Drug addiction treatment needs to be customised to your unique problems, requirements and situation. Finding a program that feels RIGHT is essential.
The drugs are not the problem, they are the solution.
Addiction affects every area of your life including relationships with family or loved ones, work, health, and much more. The success of treatment will depend on if the reasons for taking the drugs in the first place have been addressed.
Addiction treatment for drugs or alcohol is by far not a quick and easy process. The longer you have been in addiction, the longer you should consider staying in Treatment. It can generally vary from 2 weeks to 3 months. Having a thorough aftercare plan in place for when you leave the treatment Center is crucial to someones recovery.