According to the National Treatment Agency of Substance Abuse out of over 32,000 individuals who sought out treatment for prescription medication from 2009-2010 only 11 percent report that their problem lied solely in prescription drugs.
The best addiction treatment centers teach their clients about the twelve step programs of alcoholics and narcotics anonymous because fellowship is essential to sustain sobriety. Over the past five years in Michigan recovering addicts have been forming bonds while training and running the Third River Bank Run.
Staying sober and avoiding a relapse requires constant work and maintenance. Relapse prevention programs in addiction treatment will help its clients learn and become aware of the steps they have to take and habits they need to form in order to protect their sobriety.
In recovery from addiction there is a saying that goes its easy to get sober but hard to stay sober. Relapse prevention programs offered by addiction treatment programs will teach clients about “triggers” they should be aware of as well as techniques and tools to prevent a relapse from occurring.
After drug rehab is when recovery from addiction can get tough. Drug rehab should provide each client with an aftercare program and if it is followed there is a better chance at being able to stay sober.
Romancing the thought of one cold beer on a hot summer day at the beach in South Florida caused me to relapse. During my relapse I used drugs like I have never used them before.
Work has caused many people in recovery from drugs and alcohol to relapse. Many individuals who have achieved long term sobriety from drugs and alcohol found it very beneficial to change their line of work.