Recover in a Safe Environment
The most effective addiction treatment programs for those who lack a stable home life and struggle from serious addiction disorder involves residential treatment
Treatment post-detoxification focuses on both the physical and mental aspects of addiction rehabilitation. Our residential centers provide various resources for medical and therapeutic oversight around the clock for those in recovery.
Residential Drug and Alcohol Treatment Programs
Our residential drug and alcohol addiction treatment center in Florida provides patients with detox support and medication. You also receive therapy and participate in different activities, depending on your needs.
Medical Detox Support
Before partaking in behavioral therapy, individuals suffering from addiction must cleanse their system of the substance. Withdrawal is a difficult, draining process that oftentimes requires medical attention because of its various dangerous side effects. Many residential treatment centers offer medically-supported detox overseen by doctors and professionals before putting the patient through comprehensive therapy.
Oftentimes, individuals with substance abuse disorder need a little bit of extra help from medication in the process of withdrawal. Some medications can help reduce cravings when halting drug use to make the process a bit easier. However, these medications are most safely used under the guise of a doctor, and residential programs provide access to medical professionals who will oversee medicated withdrawal.
Variations of Therapy
Once withdrawal is complete or in process, residential treatment centers focus on attacking the underlying behavioral patterns that allow for substance abuse in the patient. This involves variations of psychological, social and behavioral therapy. Because many substance abuse disorders come in conjunction with underlying mental health issues, comprehensive therapy is extremely effective in treating both.
In residential programs, there is access to individual therapy as well as group therapy designed to give the patient a sense of comfort and the feeling of being understood. An important component of therapy is actually educating the client on how their body has adapted to addiction and what they can consciously do to change that. This includes instilling cognitive therapy to allow the individual to actually change their thinking surrounding addiction to help avoid relapse once residential treatment is complete.
It is important that the individual struggling with addiction does not go through the treatment process alone. Involving family members and educating them on how they can support their loved one once treatment is over is vital to preventing relapse.
They should also know how treatment for their loved one will work so they can provide support during and after residential treatment pertaining to rehabilitation. This can encompass both counseling family members separately or joined by their loved one in order to encourage an open communication between the two.
Once the individual is done with treatment, having a safe home environment to return to as well as family members who are able to recognize signs of relapse only makes the rehabilitation process more effective in the long run.
How Long Does Residential Treatment Last?
Treatment is a highly individualized process. Depending on the severity of the addiction as well as the impact of the substance on the mind and behavior of the individual, your stay in our residential treatment center in Florida can last between 30 days to a year.
Long Term Residential Treatment
Our residential treatment facilities in Florida house patients in world-class facilities with additional rehabilitation resources between six months and one year. Most long-term programs involve a treatment called a therapeutic community.
While living in the facility full time, rehabilitation is centered around the community within the building. Patients build a social network within the program as a form of therapy. Obviously, this comes in addition to abundant access to resources such as licensed therapists and rehabilitation specialists.
This highly structured form of treatment allows the patient to examine their own damaging behavior and patterns with the support of others who have gone through the same troubles.
Long-term treatment is more effective in allowing the patient to really build a community within our residential treatment facility rather than a short-term facility with little time to do so.
Short Term Residential Treatment
For those with less serious addiction disorders, a three to six week in-patient treatment program might be just as effective as a long-term treatment.
Short-term facilities likely have the same access to licensed professionals as long term facilities do. The main difference is that building a community plays a smaller role for those in short-term facilities because they do not stay nearly as long.
Short-term facility treatments are most effective when followed by outpatient treatment such as an AA group or a periodical therapy visit. Continuing treatment after a short-term residential stay is important in preventing relapse.
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