When you are affected by drug or alcohol addiction it can be a complicated process to find a rehabilitation program that offers long lasting results. People often fear the statistics associated with rehabilitation programs and the likelihood that their addiction will return upon completion as is often reported by researchers. Many times these addictions can be more severe the second time around. The facts that are often omitted in these reports are that the rehabilitation programs themselves are not designed properly for lasting results.
As with any addiction rehabilitation program, in order for the program to be successful the participant must play an active role in their own recovery process. Following a strict guideline that is laid out can be easy for an individual enrolled in a recovery program. Unfortunately, upon their release from the program that carefully laid out schedule they were once on is gone and they are left again to face the same stresses that led to their addiction in the first place. (more…)