Treatment for addiction takes hard work, determination, and commitment to change behavior patterns. The first process in treatment includes a medical evaluation. Psychological and mental health problems could interfere with treatment. Mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, and ADHD might require medication. Mental health illnesses will be treated simultaneously with treatment for addiction as a dual diagnosis.

Therapy is meant to help you transition into a drug-free lifestyle when treatment ends. Treatment is tailored to your needs after the medical evaluation. There are many different types of therapies. Whatever therapy you participate in, make the commitment to stay in the program, remain substance-free, and make the necessary changes in your lifestyle. Discipline and daily routines can turn into healthy habits post-treatment.

Group therapy can change your life in treatment. People in group therapy share their personal encounters with addiction. Listening to other people’s experiences can provide insight into your own life with addiction. Talking with others about your experience with drugs and alcohol will remind you that you are not fighting addiction alone.  

Some treatment facilities offer unconventional therapy. This includes yoga, writing therapy, creative arts, and holistic-integrated therapy to restore the mind, body, and spirit. Participating in therapy and other healthy activities are proven to restore completeness and increase the probability for long-term sobriety.

Yoga is very therapeutic as it clears the mind and releases stress. Yoga can change your life in treatment. Creative arts therapy includes drawing, painting, and sculpting, just to name a few. Creative arts therapy allows your mind to express yourself with creativity and keeps your mind active.

Replace the lifestyle with drugs and alcohol to a lifestyle of drug-free activities. Family therapy and counseling allows family members to communicate with each other in a loving and supportive environment. Keep all forms of communication open. It will take time to mend broken relationships.

Treatment helps you prepare for life outside of rehab. Recovery is hard work and requires dedication and determination. Recovery will last a lifetime and treatment gives you the help you will need to adjust to a new lifestyle after the program ends.

If you or a loved one is struggling with addiction, get help now. Cypress Lakes Lodge specializes in holistic treatment therapy for addiction and addictive behaviors and integrates natural healing for the mind, body, and spirit. Make the life-saving decision and call today.

Cypress Lakes Lodge specializes in addiction treatment and is located in a serene,
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holistic addiction therapy and offers yoga and meditation for the mind, body, and
soul. The focus is on physical, mental, and emotional well-being by generating
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sustainable relationships. Call us to get started: 409-331-2204