Rehab 4 Addiction

Are you tired of repeating the cycle of recovery and relapse, unable to maintain long-term sobriety from alcohol and drug abuse? Perhaps you’re determined to recover but don’t know where to start. The feeling of not knowing how to get out from under addiction is perfectly normal and you are certainly not alone.

Addiction is a lifelong issue and one that you need to enter a continuous battle with in order to recover into a life of sober living. The best way to tackle addiction head-on is to a complete rehabilitation programme with a professional and renowned Bebington based drug and alcohol addiction treatment centre.

Whilst you might feel that outpatient detox programmes are less intrusive, they are often unsafe and inevitably, won’t lead to long-term, maintainable recovery. Detox programmes should always be medically supervised by qualified professionals, as this offers the safest treatment option with longer-lasting results.

If you’re ready to change for good, speak to our friendly team, here at Rehab 4 Addiction. We are able to refer you to the most suited drug and alcohol rehabilitation programmes available in the Bebington area. It’s time to break the cycle and start your new addiction-free life.

How to find drug and alcohol rehab facilities in Bebington

Once you’ve committed to strive towards long-term recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, the next step is to find a local treatment centre that can offer you a rehab programme to suit your needs.

A range of both outpatient and residential treatment facilities are available in Bebington and our advisers will be able to refer you to the services that will benefit you most, based on your individual circumstances. Those with milder substance abuse patterns may find success through outpatient services. This type of treatment requires a strong degree of determination and motivation on your part in order to be successful, however, it is possible to reduce your dependency.

If you are moderately or more severely affected by the chronic effects of drug and alcohol addiction, then a structured residential treatment programme will be recommended. This will offer you your greatest chance of recovery through a focussed and individual approach to your addiction problem. Residential programmes offer the greatest success rates for maintaining sobriety and avoiding future relapses.

Whatever help, support and treatment programme is best for you, we can point you in the right direction to receive quality addiction recovery treatment in Bebington. Using an initial assessment as a part of our first chat, we can establish the right programme and centre for you.

How do structured rehabilitation programmes help with long-term sobriety?

Addiction is a multifaceted condition with both physical and psychological symptoms and manifesting as a result of continued substance abuse. The damage can cause cognitive changes as well as physical side-effects, both of which can worsen over time if left untreated.

Structured rehab treatment programmes will not only begin to reverse the damage done, but also give both your body and your mind a chance to reduce their dependence on addictive substances.

Rehabilitation from addiction is a very personal experience and therefore structured treatment programmes will be tailored to your own specific experience with addiction. Whilst your programme will be tailored to you, each treatment centre has the responsibility to offer a consistent approach to addiction recovery, which includes a range of areas:

  • Looking into the cause of addiction
  • Breaking addictive behaviours
  • Learning and maintaining healthy behaviors and habits
  • Dealing with the emotional impact of addiction
  • Supporting your mental health needs

A fully structured residential rehabilitation programme will focus your motivations and efforts on recovery and maintaining sobriety. Once the initial detox process is complete and you have the tools necessary to return to your post-treatment life, you will receive ongoing guidance and support in avoiding triggers and continuing your progression towards long-term sobriety.

Unstructured and particularly unsupervised rehabilitation attempts are not recommended. They often lead to the familiar cycle of short-term sobriety followed by further and in some cases advanced symptoms of addiction.

Residential and structured rehab programmes are available in the Bebington area and offer a realistic chance of recovery, through guided and medically supported methods of treatment.

Is a full detox essential to my success?

A full detoxification of your body is an important part of reducing your physical dependency on drugs and alcohol. Whilst addiction originates in the mind, the body will become increasingly reliant on addictive substances, the longer you consume them. This is why physical withdrawal symptoms are a common side effect of detox.

Whilst the withdrawal symptoms experienced throughout your treatment can be challenging, your best chance to minimise these is by following a medically supervised detox programme. This will reduce any danger of relapse, as well as ensuring your body is weaned off of the addictive substances in a gradual and monitored way.

The link between mental health and addiction

Whilst the need to break physical dependency is an important part of your overall recovery, your mental health has a huge role to play in your success too. Mental health issues are both a cause of and symptomatic of addictive behaviour. It’s important to establish what your physiological triggers towards addictive behaviour are, as well as treat any secondary mental health issues caused by substance abuse.

This is a key part of your treatment and often essential in preventing situations where relapse may occur. Learning to identify and find coping mechanisms for triggers will help you to succeed in your sobriety in the long-term.

It’s also important to address your current mental health, which can determine how well you are currently able to cope with a treatment programme and how much you are likely to benefit from it.

Recent distressing circumstances can affect how receptive you are to treatment and therefore it’s important to tackle every aspect of your mental and emotional health needs in the correct order.

Clients will often receive a dual diagnosis throughout their treatment programme, through the therapy sessions targeting your mental health needs. These can form recommendations for ongoing therapy and mental health recovery programmes outside of addiction recovery, which will help you to achieve your goal of sobriety.

Forming a healthier outlook

A common trait of addiction is justification of the misuse of drugs or alcohol. It’s very common for addiction to have an underlying cause and therefore this helps us to validate addictive behaviour. In order to fully benefit from long-term recovery, it’s important that outlooks like this are addressed as they will be counterproductive to your treatment.

You will learn how to develop a healthier outlook on substance abuse and the physical side effects, that those suffering from addiction can tend to normalise over time. Acknowledgement of the risks involved with continued addictive behaviour and development of sober habits will be a key part of your structure recovery programmes. Through attendance at a drug and alcohol rehab facility in Bebington, you will have access to wide ranging therapies, such as:

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Exposure therapy
  • Support groups
  • Family therapy
  • One to one counselling sessions

These treatment options will help you to disassociate from addictive behaviours towards drugs and alcohol, forming a new outlook and more receptive basis for personal recovery.

Will I be supported through my transition back into sobriety, pot-rehab?

Preparing for life outside of rehab is an essential part of any complete recovery programme. Addiction treatment is an ongoing effort and in order to succeed outside of the residential support stage, you will need to be aware of the aftercare support available from many of the treatment centres in Bebington.

Each individual programme will have a plan in place to support your sobriety once you return to everyday life. You will be equipped with coping strategies and relapse prevention techniques, from avoiding triggers to calming breathing techniques. You’ll also have a list of support services to contact, should you need additional support.

This combined approach to drug and alcohol addiction treatment offers the most comprehensive treatment option, as well as your best chances to succeed and maintain a healthy, happy and enjoyable future, free from alcohol and drugs.

Call Rehab 4 Addiction today on 0800 140 4690 or fill in the enquiry form. We offer help and support across Wirral and Merseyside.

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