Whether you are looking for drug and alcohol rehab from in the Stevenage area or just outside, Addiction Advocates will be able to find you a place in a residential rehab clinic quickly and effectively.

Drug addiction and alcohol addiction can tear apart not only the life of an addict but the lives of those closes to them as well.

And, for those who have found themselves stuck in a seemingly endless cycle of addiction, it can seem like there is no route out of their struggle.

However, our highly regarded rehabilitation clinics will make sure that you not only get clean and sober but help you to stay clean and sober for long-term recovery from your substance abuse disorder.

Alcohol addiction and drug addiction are much more prevalent than you may think across the UK, with charity Alcohol Change UK around 25% of adults across parts of the UK consume more alcohol than the Chief Medical Officer’s low-risk guidelines.

Substance abuse disorders and alcohol abuse disorders can affect anyone for a wide variety of reasons, but regardless of who you are and what you are facing, we are here to help you on your road to recovery.


How Can Rehab Benefit You?

Rehab can be an incredibly beneficial experience for anyone struggling with addiction who commits themselves to the process. Sadly, there are those who attend drug and alcohol rehab without any real intention of dedicating themselves to recovering or embracing the clinic’s treatment therapies, in which instances recovery may not be successful.

However, the fact that you are here, and are reading this, you have probably made the important step of accepting that you may need help overcoming your addiction, which is the first step towards a successful committed recovery.

The process of recovery can be long and difficult, but at our rehabilitation centres, we have a wealth of experience in making sure that you are comfortable and well-supported as we help guide you through his process.

And, with the help of our team of medical professionals by your side, you will be in a much better position to make a complete recovery, and one that is longer lasting than by doing so on your own without such help.

In order to achieve a truly successful recovery, it is important that you both experience a safe and professionally managed withdrawal period and then a well-rounded treatment which heals both your body and mind in order to realign your brain’s approach to addiction and cultivate a sustainable and healthy recovery.


Our Detox Clinic Will Help You Experience Withdrawal Safely And Effectively

For a lot of addicts, there can be the thought that by simply going cold turkey at home, that they will be able to overcome their addiction.

However, drug and alcohol detox can be incredibly dangerous, and even life-threatening in certain circumstances when experienced without medical assistance.

Withdrawal can affect everyone differently; but, in the majority of cases, withdrawal symptoms will be experienced. These symptoms may manifest in physical and psychological forms, which can cause your mind and/or body to pass into a shock phase.

Some of the most common side effects of drug withdrawal and alcohol withdrawal include the likes of paranoia, vomiting, headaches, difficulty sleeping, violent mood swings, trembling, and other flu-like symptoms.

However, by experiencing detoxification at one of Addiction Advocates’ reputable clinics, our trained medical staff will be able to monitor your symptoms and provide medical assistance where necessary to keep some of the symptoms at bay and keep you as comfortable as possible during this process.

Once your body has safely flushed out all negative substances and your body is prepared to begin the next stage of recovery, we will then start the next stages of your treatment.


What Forms Of Treatments Will You Experience In Overcoming Your Addiction With Us?

We understand that all people may be facing their own individual instances in terms of their addiction, and as there are no magical cure-all treatments for addiction, our medical staff will provide a blend of treatments that we offer in order to best benefit you during your time with us.

This may mean that for some people who are suffering from more prevalent mental health issues, dual-diagnosis treatment will be necessary along with more cerebral therapies. However, for those who are struggling with more prevalent physical cravings, a more thorough detoxification programme may be employed.

Overall, our specific therapy approaches mainly invoice the likes of:

  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Dual-Diagnosis Treatment
  • Stress Management Classes
  • Meditation Classes
  • One-To-One Therapy
  • Group Therapy Sessions
  • Relapse Prevention


By combining approaches to treatment that will treat both your body and mind, you will not only feel a more enriched sense of your recovery but it will also help increase your chances of maintaining your recovery long term.

This is primarily built upon the basis of the fact that our Cognitive Behavioural Therapy treatment and one-to-one therapy will dig to the root cause of your addiction and not only help you confront these deep-rooted causes but teach you ways to recondition your brain to approach addictive thoughts differently in the future — and ultimately help you make better life choices.


Our Drug And Alcohol Treatments Are Here For You Today So Don’t Delay!

While it is good to know what you can expect from your time at rehab when it comes to informing your decision about drug and alcohol treatment, the most crucial first step is actually calling us and setting in motion plans to get your life back on track, and start living your life free from the clutches of addiction.

Our dedicated staff will be able to help inform your choices further as well if you have any worries or queries, so call us today on 0800 012 6088, Text HELP To 83222, or contact us via our website.