How much individual therapy will I receive?

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Each person is assigned an individual worker prior to admission. Residents are free to talk and discuss their difficulties any time with their counselor or any other member of staff on the premises. Our main approach to treatment is group therapy and the support of the recovering Fellowship. Everyone will receive a minimum of two… Read more »

What can I bring with me?

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For a complete list of items to bring and items to leave home, will be sent to you once admission date is given. We encourage residents to wear casual clothing suitable to the season. One can always contact us, if there will be any queries.

Are there any opportunities for exercise or outdoor recreation?

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Physical exercise is an essential part of a healthy recovery program. Apart from gym sessions and yoga, we take advantage of the beautiful country side and clear sea Gozo owns. In fact, walks in the countryside are organised on daily basis, while during the warmer months swimming is also encouraged.

Can I leave rehab once admitted?

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While in treatment, patients are always accompanied by staff. However, a person is free to discharge himself at any time.

How Long Does Rehab Take?

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There isn’t a set period of time that applies to everyone when it comes to rehabilitation. When determining the appropriate length of treatment, we take into consideration the history and severity of the addiction, specific substances used, any co-occurring medical, mental, or behavioral health conditions, and the physical, mental, emotional, social, cultural, and spiritual needs… Read more »

What is detox?

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Detox, or detoxification, is the clearing of toxins or harmful substances from the body. A detox may be done by taking supplements or drinking liquids that are made specifically for detoxification, fasting and eating prescribed foods. This flushing of toxins is vital for an individual’s health and stability. While detox may be uncomfortable, there are… Read more »

How can family and friends make a difference in the life of someone needing treatment?

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Family and friends can play critical roles in motivating individuals with drug problems to enter and stay in treatment. Family therapy can also be important, especially for adolescents. Involvement of a family member or significant other in an individual’s treatment program can strengthen and extend treatment benefits. Family involvement is crucial for the recovery process…. Read more »

How effective is drug addiction treatment?

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In addition to stopping drug abuse, the goal of treatment is to return people to productive functioning in the family, workplace, and community. According to research that tracks individuals in treatment over extended periods, most people who get into and remain in treatment stop using drugs, decrease their criminal activity, and improve their occupational, social,… Read more »

Should I Get Addiction Treatment Locally or Away?

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Many individuals seeking rehab travel to a rehab facility away from their home. This is beneficial in some cases because it removes users from their home environment where they abuse drugs or alcohol. In such a distinctly separate location, those attending rehab are able to fully focus on their addiction issues, free of outside distractions or temptations from work, family, and friends.

The Cost of Rehab vs. the Cost of Addiction.

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While the cost of rehab may be a deterrent for some people, it is important to remember the many “costs” of addiction. Addiction can be costly due to: The cost of the drugs. Loss of productivity at work. Legal fines. Medical bills for physical or mental health issues associated with addiction. Addiction “costs” users in other ways… Read more »