Chemical dependency is a serious disease effecting millions of Americans today. The key to reaching sobriety is finding a good rehabilitation center. It requires experienced medical professionals to make an accurate diagnosis and provide effective treatment. The standard drug or alcohol rehab program lasts 28 days or longer. Patients should expect to be with several other recovering alcoholics and addicts. Depending on your needs, you can find centers based in the city which are held most often at dormitories or group centers. Or you can locate other programs outside the city that held within exclusive properties completely secluded from the everyday distractions of life.
Group therapy in the treatment center is based around interacting with others, sharing opinions on addiction issues, and personal growth. Most treatment centers offer several group therapy sessions per day. Private therapy sessions are standard at all treatment centers. Your private addiction therapist will help you establish treatment goals and will closely monitor your progress towards recovery. Remember, your recovery is the most important thing in the world to those who have been in your situation. Putting yourself around others with similar goals will result in positive support from both your peers and instructors. Locate the center of your choice by calling to set up an orientation meeting and take the first step towards sobriety today.
Page last updated Aug 05, 2010