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Cape Coral has some of the most renowned beaches anywhere. Scattered throughout the maze of tiny islands and lavish homes are golf courses and family attractions. The population of 165,831, is spread over 120 square miles and it crossed crisscrossed with 400 miles of canals. It has been given the name of "œWaterfront Wonderland" and holds the title for most miles of canal in the world.
The disease of addiction devastates millions of people in the United States today. This disease is cunning, baffling and powerful and claims the lives of far too many each year.
Someone who is suffering from an addiction may ignore those around them, drop the hobbies they loved and become anti-social. If you know anyone who exhibits these symptoms, they may need your help and an intervention can be the difference between life and death.
What Can I Expect from Treatment?
Treatment begins with a process called detoxification, during which the toxins from the addictive substance leave the body. This can be dangerous and sometimes even life-threatening, depending on the substance abused and how long a person has been addicted. Medical professionals often prescribe medication to increase safety and decrease the level of discomfort experienced.
In rehabilitation, a patient learns valuable skills and coping mechanisms to help them abstain from using again. Individual therapy, group therapy and family therapy all work to help the person overcome past issues and learn new, healthier ways of coping with stress and triggers.
After the rehab program is complete, aftercare begins. This is the plan laid out for how one will stay on a road of recovery and often includes reaching out to a fellowship, such as Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous, and attending meetings regularly.
Many people find travelling for treatment to be greatly beneficial to their recover. Consider a treatment programs away from the people and places that contributed to your using. By travelling away from those who may try to entice you away from recovery, you are giving yourself a much greater chance of staying abstinent. Give us a call today at (866)578-7471.
Twelve Step programs prove the most effective treatment method for the disease of addiction. Addiction is cunning, baffling and powerful and requires help from others who have been where you are to overcome this deadly disease. Find a meeting in your area and get connected. Find a sponsor and start working the Twelve Steps to free yourself from the shackles of addiction. By following a few simple steps, you too can find a life free from drugs and alcohol and start living the life you deserve to have. Find a meeting in your area today!