Family Treatment: Sometimes To Treat One Addict You Have To Treat The Family

The thing with family treatment when it comes to addiction is that people don’t always realize how much stress and pain it has caused the family. Kids tend to cover for their parent when they have an addiction problem. They’re embarrassed and don’t want anyone to know just how bad it really is. They love their parent and don’t want to upset them either.

Alcohol Detox: It’s Time To Step In

You know in your heart when it’s time to step into an alcohol detox program. If you are asking yourself questions about your drinking and wondering if you have a problem you probably do. Some people kind of see where their drinking is leading them and decide that they don’t like where they’re going so they stop cold turkey. They aren’t necessarily alcoholics but they don’t like themselves with alcohol. They need to

A 3 Month Rehab: When You Need A Lot Of Help

Granted the normal stint in rehab is thirty days, however it’s becoming increasingly common that addicts who have been in and out of rehab a few times are now checking in for a 3 month rehab stint. It’s nothing to be ashamed of. It’s actually a good decision if you consider the fact that you’ve gone in now two and three times for thirty days and haven’t been able to kick the addiction. Sometimes an addict really needs to be removed from their surroundings and the people that they’re hanging out with to get the help they need to stay clean and sober forever. Ninety days may seem like a long time to be away from family and friends but it’s ninety days so you can have a lifetime.