Through education, public awareness and the most reliable sources, the human body itself, most people are well aware of behaviors that can have a detrimental effect on the mind and body. A drug and/or alcohol addiction can cause irreparable damage to the body if the behavior is not corrected. Understanding that many harmful,addictive behaviors may have begun as coping mechanisms to underlying emotional concerns and external negative influences is crucial to the recovery process. For those truly looking to get clean and lead a healthier style of life, extending treatment from from a program focusing primarily on correcting the poor behavior may be required. Choosing a residential extended care program in North America that is effective, supportive and located in a safe, stable environment will certainly set an individual on course to personal well-being. Although tremendously crucial, there is a great deal more to the recovery process then just counseling by an array of certified therapists. Providing residents with the opportunities to develop and strengthen the physical, emotion and social attributes needed for a major change in life is just as important.
Developing a treatment goal under the guidance of certified therapists, counselors, nutritionists and mentors, residential will be encouraged toward self-reliance, self-respect, respect for others as well as patience and maturity. All traits required to face the many challenges and obstacles that will be placed before them, during and following a recovery program.
There must be a strong willingness on the part of any individual to make change. A program matching the commitment of an individual will greatly enhance the success of the recovery process.
For more information regarding our effective, fully committed residential extended care program in North America, give us a call today at Rites of Passage NW Wilderness Therapy at (800)794-0980. Your path to a clean, sober, healthy style of life.