Addiction Support Groups

The true value of support groups is unknown to many Orlando residents who could benefit from them. Support groups are an important part of any good rehab and treatment program and are valuable both during and after treatment. Once a person has struggled with addiction, the temptation to return to drug use will not go away completely. When life gets stressful or things at work get tough, a return to drug or alcohol use may seem like a solution. If separated from an outside source of communication and support, an individual may give it to this temptation to use. A support group is one way for a recovering Orlando resident to stay strong and resist the temptation to fall back into addiction.
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Should You Travel for Rehab?

Should You Travel for Rehab?

A factor that causes many individuals to hesitate when making the decision to seek rehab is the lack of rehab facilities in their area. Even if options for rehab do exist in Orlando, these may not be the facilities that will provide quality treatment and a legitimate chance for long-term success. When comparing local and national rehab choices consider the benefits of finding the right program for you. Weigh leaving home against the negative ways in which continued addiction can affect physical health, psychological wellbeing, financial security and the ability to create and maintain important relationships. [Read more…]