Crucial initial steps in deciding how someone's drug treatment plan should look are drug detoxification and withdrawal procedures. Having some time without drug use is significant in bringing addicts to a balanced state of mind because the effects of drugs on the brain usually justify the further use and alter otherwise rational thoughts.
While having detox, the patient can have the chance to free his mind and contemplate about potential plans of obtaining treatment. The plan is to get the addict to start to acknowledge his/her addiction and to decrease and ultimately put an end to substance use.
According to TIP 45 of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), substance detoxification is a favourable opportunity for a person who suffers medical and personal calamities to think about additional treatment.
SAMHSA defines detoxification as a series of interventions that are structured in order to manage the symptoms that arise from withdrawal of the drug as well as acute or minor intoxication. Detox isn't a component of a drug abuse treatment, instead it is a predecessor; it can go on for several days for some patients and for others, several months. The detoxification specialists at Futures of Palm Beach are skilled in their area of expertise and are able to come up with a plan that effectively treats your withdrawal symptoms in addition to getting you a treatment plan that will work specifically for you as it is designed with you in mind. As detoxification doesn't find the answer to the social, cognitive, emotional and psychological aspects linked with addiction, it's seriously advisable that you follow a long-term treatment programme.
Before you can go into an outpatient or inpatient recovery program you should go through three steps of detoxification that, ideally, lead to it.
It's not too late to look for treatment for an addiction. Call Futures of Palm Beach today if addiction is controlling your life or the life of someone you know.
We provide you a specialized addiction treatment facility and qualified professionals committed to your success. You can consult a licensed therapist who can greatly identify the different options given to you so you can move towards attaining a drug-free lifestyle.