HHolistic treatment has a double meaning when it comes to addiction recovery. While some define Holistic detoxification and rehab as simply removing the chemicals from the body using natural remedies, the more common use of the term in the addiction recovery field is more intensive.
When a treatment center describes their program as “Holistic” it is usually in reference to their all-encompassing program that treats the mind body and spirit through a variety of different therapies and treatments. Getting rid of the toxins from the body is just the start. Holistic centers will give you tool to help you avoid putting them back in.
Holistic programs help the addict to from new pathways in their brain that allow them to rebuild their life and react to situations differently. In order to avoid relapse the addict must avoid old behaviors and actions so that they can be happy and healthy and not return to using to cover up the issues that caused them to use in the first place. Through multiple different therapy models such as equine therapy, rapid eye movement desensitizing and reprocessing, dialectic and behavioral therapy and more, Holistic treatment allows the person to reconnect spiritually and emotionally and live a happier life without feeling the need to use drugs or alcohol to feel normal. When looking for a treatment center it is important to look at all of the options available to you and what services they offer. It is important to remember that addiction is not only a physical issue. Alcohol and Drug addiction affects the addicts psychological well being as well.
Legally treatment centers are obligated to keep all information about patients recovery private and secure. We understand that your path to recover is your business and no one else's. Exclusive facilities are also available that are equipped with private rooms for added privacy while clients go through the recovery process.
It's your path to recovery and only you can walk it - but with the right help, there will be a light at the end of the tunnel.