Drug Rehab Counseling Overview
Patients taking medication for opioid dependence have an estimated 25% rate of retention, however with One-on-One drug rehab counseling the success rate increases to 80%. Drug Rehab Counseling plays a vital role and integral part in the process of maintaining a sober life. With psychological support, patients learn to use coping mechanisms, which minimize the risk of relapse.
Patients undergo a comprehensive assessment and a counseling approach is determined. A drug rehab counselor and patient then develop a counseling schedule and stick with the treatment protocol.
It is very important that the patient receives counseling. As a result counseling is required. We have made the drug rehab counseling process very attainable through the following:
- Experienced Drug Rehab Counselors
- Offered Anytime
- Flexible Schedule
We support you throughout the recovery process.
One-on-One Drug Rehab Counseling
One-on-One counseling is set up to allow the patient to discuss in confidence the struggles and accomplishments in their personal journey of being free from addiction. Every patient’s counseling session is unique and personalized.
- Stress management
- Identifying possible underlying issues causing and maintaining your addiction
- Overcoming shame
- Repairing damaged relationships
Group Drug Rehab Counseling
There are many advantages to group counseling sessions. Group counseling provides support and motivation from peers while maintaining recovery goals. Group counseling helps answer some of the questions an individual may be unwilling to ask. The key is listening carefully to see what you can pick up from other patients’ journey. It sometimes is easier to learn and be more receptive if the information is not just coming from the counselor. Most of all, there is strength in numbers. Above all, the goal is to take your life back.
- Understanding triggers and even identify secondary triggers
- How to “stay busy” when triggers occur
- Correcting negative thought process
- Addiction discussions
- Tips for avoiding relapse
Family Drug Rehab Counseling
Family counseling sessions provide the family the tools needed to be a support system for the patient, while starting the healing process for the family. As a result, family counseling can help the patient create a better, more knowledgeable support network. Family counseling is designed to set up structure and accountability. Questions are designed to help the patient and family work together in the overall goal to beat addiction.
Common Topics From The Family:
- How do I learn as much as possible about addiction?
- Is there understanding peers I can connect with?
- How do I manage expectations?
- Can I receive individual counseling?
- How is the best way for me to have a support role in the recovery process?
- Can I guard against relapse?
Common Topics From The Patient:
- How can I start to build relationships that have been broken?
- What goals can I set to ensure I’m on my way to recovery?
- How do I communicate with family/family friends that are not willing to get better?
- How can I tell a family member that I feel like I’m going to relapse?