Different types and levels of care are offered by drug and alcohol treatment providers. Most of the time, individuals who are having dependency difficulties gain from range of treatment with developing phases of programmes and assistance. A number though fare well with just the initial care which includes inpatient programme or rehab while for some, like those who require additional assistance and longer recuperating time, proceed from initial care to sober living homes (tertiary programmes). Some treatment facilities give an additional phase as auxiliary treatment. It is on user wants, financial condition and issues which shows the level of care (primary, secondary, or tertiary).
The initial phase of recovery which is made up of inpatient medical care or rehab starts with a detailed evaluation and detox procedure. When the person gets out from the addiction, he/she understands how these drugs and alcohol abuse create a negative impacts on their life and concentrated group discussions will also provide help to addicts. In the recovery phase, users get motivated, identify their issues related to addiction, and build up recovery methods.
Involvement by the family is highly recommended.
The clients are allowed to continue working closely with a therapist with the help of interim form of treatment as they address the emotional and psychological problems in greater depth and start to recognize the behaviours that lead to dependence. This treatment phase is less in order but yet it gives support to their users. Most of the time it spans 1 to 6 months and is beneficial for patients who require assistance in knowing how to live life without drugs.
This phase is a perilous time for some in recuperation and danger of backslide is high. While individuals start the procedure of going back to everyday tasks, they gain insight regarding the significance of liability and obligation and slowly recover management of their lives. Secondary treatment for the most part endures one to six months.
Tertiary Treatment (Sober Living Houses) is required for those people who need help for longer terms because they recover slowly Support is paramount. Sober house doesn't mean it is a house, it can often be a flat or apartment. The residents usually pay a certain amount for room and board and are also expected to spend for their own meals.
The goal in a sober living house is to provide safe and peaceful surroundings while individuals adjust to a sober life.
The rules require for the people living in sober living houses to carry out household chores and there is often a curfew. More personal responsibility is required for sober living homes than primary or secondary care. Residents are usually allowed to come and go freely during the day but are mostly expected to work or attend school. Primary treatment is referred to anyone whose drug test result is positive and sometimes random testing is undertaken with the chance of a negative result the person is asked to leave and requested to attend rehab again.
At Alcohol Rehab Warwickshire, secure inpatient medical care is followed with individual postcare wherein each patient's specialist actually travel home along with him or her for a certain number of week or months to assist the him or her in going about with his or her everyday life and come up with wholesome activities which is helpful during continuous recovery. This medical care phase is followed by a stage wherein the patient and specialist contact each other through mobile or Skype.