Drug Addiction is a very serious affliction that can destroy the lives of the addict and also the friends, family, and loved ones of the addict. Addiction does not refer to occasional use of a drug or substance but to the compulsion to ingest drugs or alcohol. Although it is dangerous and we do not recommend it, some people can occasionally consume drugs and not become addicted.
Drug addiction is not something that can simply be overcome by sheer will, there are many factors that help contribute to long lasting sobriety. Therapy (Group and Individual, Belief Restructuring, and building self-esteem and confidence are vital in helping someone overcome a drug addiction. Most of all, they have to want to change.
How Can Pathways Help?This is where Pathways specializes, we use a whole life recovery approach to help individuals achieve and maintain sobriety. By helping them restructure their beliefs, they gain the self-confidence and self-esteem to know that they don’t need drugs to feel whole. We also work with their family and friends to help them understand what the client is going through and prepare them in providing an atmosphere that is conducive to long-term sobriety.
To learn more about our specialized and proven-effective approach to drug counseling and rehabilitation, call us at (801) 895-3006.