Alumni programs are great for recovering addicts who are just out of rehab or have been out for a while. There are multiple benefits to joining a program that can help with aftercare and everyday life. Here you’ll find a few of the advantages of aftercare or alumni programs.
It’s difficult to go from one extreme to the other no matter what the situation is. This is especially true for those recovering from addiction. They go from being an addict to getting clean and learning to cope with triggers in rehab to jumping right back into life after treatment.
Aftercare can help with the transition that might otherwise be challenging. It’s possible that those newly recovered from substance abuse may not be ready to jump back into life right after rehab. That’s okay, an alumni program can help with this transition. There are even options like sober living homes and other transitional programs that can help individuals get back to their normal life slowly.
Alumni programs can help those recovering from addiction learn stress management skills. They can also learn more about how to deal with anxiety. Aftercare can also help with social skills, meeting new people, and even helping with finding a new job after rehab.
For more on alumni programs and how they can help recovering addicts head over to our next blog post.
The thought of detoxing from drugs can be very scary. Withdrawal symptoms are not fun. However, imagine your life free from drug or alcohol abuse. You will be opening the door to a brighter future. You’ll be happier, healthier, and have the ability to rejoin life without substance abuse. Once you’ve made the decision to contact Freedom Detox, our counselors will be with you every step of the way. In addition, our medical professionals will be there as well. We have licensed nurses, medical doctors, and others who will be standing by.
At our facility you'll find that we offer the following to everyone:
- medically-monitored detoxification
- medication consultations
- in-house support
- continuity of care referrals
We offer a safe environment for you when you’re ready. You’ll have the support and professional help you need to become happier and healthier. Call now for more information about our North Carolina drug rehab and detox programs.
Here you'll find a link to other blogs in this series:
- How Alumni Programs Help with Addiction Recovery, Part Two
- How Alumni Programs Help with Addiction Recovery, Part Three
- How Alumni Programs Help with Addiction Recovery, Part Four