'A problem shared is a problem halved,' is tried, tested and true. Drug counselling sessions is the ultimate treatment course of action for addicts reaching out to kick off the habit through peer group support and encouragement with expert guidance by qualified trained facilitator with years of experience in dealing with drug dependence cases.
Rehab is a crucial part of drug dependency recovery, along with a gradual and planned detox strategy.
As parts of rehabilitation therapy, drug counselling and drug support groups are the most effective means of reaching a point of freedom from addiction. Varied methods that have been used with great success include individual counselling, group therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), motivational enhancement therapy (MET) to avoid relapse.
Drug Counselling And Talking Therapies
Discussing your issues and problems related to drugs and liquor and discussion on therapies are type of drug counselling. In this, reasons for your drug use may be included but you may as well focus on the ways to resist urge to take drugs or to achieve other goals you aspire to, but at the end it can be a mixture of all of these. There are other forms of therapy that are used for drug problems but cognitive behavioural therapy and motivation treatment approaches are the best well-known therapies. It dependent upon the situation that along with individual therapy, we also offer you group therapy and activities related to therapeutic with your spouse and family members.
What Drug Support Groups Are Available?
There are a few medication support that give continuously talking treatment sessions to addicts:
First there is Narcotics Anonymous which is a voluntary organisation and anyone who needs help can be its member, and factors such as what drug or combination of drugs they have used, sex, age, religion, race, class or creed are not an issue. The only thing their members need is a desire to stop using drugs. Local gatherings on a weekly basis that follow a 12 principle programme and an assurance of total abstinence is what they offer. Members personal experiences with each other brings about solutions to their problems in the meetings.
Second, there is Cocaine Anonymous which is a society of people who share their strength, hope and personal experience amongst themselves to solve their mutual problem and help others fight with the addiction. Same as in first case, only thing you need is a will to stop using cocaine and other addictive substances. For this service, they use Twelve Step recovery technique, trust that someone who is addicted conversing with another can give a level of shared comprehension and partnership that is difficult to get through different strategies and which influence others to motivate for recovery from addiction.
SMART Recovery (SMART) is a programme which is based on science that help people fight with all sorts of addiction. This acronym stands for 'Self Management And Recovery Training,' assists participants make informed choice on the way forward in dealing with addiction through inspiration to change their attitude with tools, tips and techniques for recovery.
If you or someone you love is having problem with addiction we at Drug Rehab Glasgow can help you get the right help at the right time. Speaking to one of our advisors for free today on 0800 772 3971 is one of the first step you have to take.