Based on whether reuse is just one time or constant, you can decide to enter into a full rehabilitation program.
Going back to rehab in no way indicates that you or the process for the rehab has failed. You need to be committed to the recovery process which takes quite some time before you can succeed in staying clean.
Many people relapse when they just come out of rehab, but a large percentage of them are able to overcome their momentary relapses and stay drug free for life. It is important to note that relapse can be very harmful to you will suffer the side effects and impacts of the substance once again.
Your own wholeness and security is utmost in knowing whether to go back or not to rehabilitation.
With the reported high rate of relapse, it is highly recommended that as a recovering patient you should enlist for post-rehab care or participate in effective support programs. The time taken for recovery will also be shortened if you can overcome some of the temptations of recovering.
Reasons To Need Treatment Again
The severity of your condition for the return to substance abuse will determine whether you need to go back into rehab or not.
If a slip occurs it is very vital that you open up to your sponsor or counsellor so you can be offered assistance in coping. Acknowledgment of the event is key so you can start in enlisting the help and support to avoid another instance from happening. However, if a relapse has occurred, it is extremely important to stop using the substance and obtains help right away.
The immediate consideration that you look into in deciding to back to rehab should be the frequency and amount of your substance abuse. There are differences between a single slip and a full relapse.
A momentary weakness or an instance of use can be considered as an isolated case.
They try as much as possible no to get addicted again to alcohol.
Relapsing more than once instance of abuse and the urge has returned that it had become a habit you can no longer control.
Avoidance of support system previously put in place like support groups, 12 step meetings and supervisors occur frequently in regression.
A relapse is no indicator that the treatment program has failed, but on the contrary, it simply states that the treatment plan needs to be reinforced or adjusted. It is not difficult to fall back into old habits because it is quite common to respond to cravings, boredom, triggers and doubt. A relapse often makes their addiction worse than before for the addict. Reinforcement of the drug using habits is promoted by the fact that the user try to detach from his conscience because of disgrace and embarrassment. It becomes harder to stop the more the user indulges in the act of using. A relapse must be considered seriously because a return to drug, and alcohol abuse can have dangerous or even fatal consequences.
The disease of addiction is a lifelong problem, and therefore, it must be controlled actively and managed every day during the recovery.
The idea of having to return to rehab is not preferred by many, but it can possibly save your life. We can help you locate the right rehab program following relapse, so contact us today.
Rehab For The Second Time
Rehabilitation from alcohol or other substances should be sought immediately if you regressed. One can get back to the recovery process quickly if they return to the rehab soon after a relapse.
A more rewarding outcome may be achieved by going to a new facility which schedules and activities differ from your last because different schedules have different management values.
One of the techniques that is being used for such cases is the Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). The factors that cause people to relapse back to the use of alcohol are studied on this program. During a return visit to a rehab information about how people can respond differently to these triggers and how to avoid them completely is something that can be learned and can also be worked upon.
Regression might have been precipitated by some circumstances and feelings necessitating that you should be able to identify this and apply this knowledge to guard against future occurrence. Achieving a state of relaxation via meditation, breathing, and other techniques help the patient in dealing with stressors. All these practices can provide recovering addicts the help, they need to manage stressful situations after the treatment program has ended.
Using Rehab Again Is Not A Sign Of Failure
Returning to rehab should not be considered as a failure because it is indeed courageous that the individual has decided to opt for the treatment again. While this is not entirely a bad thing, this is where you make the realization that sobriety is an everyday way of life.
You are bound to be successful in your effort to fully recover.
Being able to experience this ordeal before make you more mindful and even more committed this time around. This is the best opportunity to get over your addiction and get clean for the rest of your life.
Contact us on 0800 772 3971 for help in case you or someone for whom you care much has relapsed, so call us today.