South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
Hire An Interventionist
There are many reasons why you should consider hiring an interventionist to help you organize, run, and complete an alcohol and drug addiction intervention meeting. As a family, you might have been able to talk to each other about many things. To this end, you may assume that you are not going to need help from an outsider to be able to talk to a loved one about addiction. However, the presence of an interventionist could make a world of difference between success and failure.
Don't Enable Your Loved One's Addiction
One of the reasons that so many people are able to continue abusing drugs and alcohol is because their loved ones enable their addiction. This can come in many forms. While organizing an intervention, one of the topics should be about enabling so that the addict understands that no one is going to be doing it any more in the future.
Get Family Involved In The Intervention
There are many reasons why you should consider having the entire family involved in an addiction intervention. However, even as you go about informing these people that they are needed at the meeting, you should ensure that you only invite those that the addict respects and loves - as well as those who have a positive influence on the addict.
Addiction treatment, also known as alcohol and drug rehab, is an important journey towards complete recovery from substance abuse and addiction. In Tahoma, as elsewhere in the United States, there are several programs that offer this service.
While enrolled in a drug rehab in Tahoma, the following are some of the treatment services that you can expect to receive:
However, you can also go for outpatient drug rehab in Tahoma either after detox or after you have successfully completed an inpatient addiction treatment program. Outpatient rehab is recommended for less severe substance use disorders or if you do not have other co-occurring disorders to manage.
Even after you have been through formal addiction treatment, you may still benefit from other aftercare services. These are designed to reduce your risk of relapse especially during the early days of your recovery. In Tahoma, they include options like sober or transitional living homes, ongoing therapy, 12 step and non-12 step support groups, among others.