Secondary Treatment for Wiltshire information


Drug and alcohol medical care providers cater to several kinds and phases of treatment. Most of the time, individuals who are having dependency difficulties gain from range of treatment with developing phases of programmes and assistance. Some, however, do well with mere primary care depending on inpatient treatment or rehab, while others, advance from primary care to the sober living house (tertiary treatment) especially those who need more support and a longer recovery period. Secondary treatment is available in some centres. It is on user wants, financial condition and issues which shows the level of care (primary, secondary, or tertiary).


Consisting of inpatient treatment or rehab the primary treatment (the first level of recovery) starts with a thorough assessment and detox. After the substance has left the body, patients gain insights from thorough individual and group counselling which assists them in comprehending how dependency influences the body as well as the mind. In this highly therapeutic atmosphere, clients identify triggers, build confidence, develop coping techniques and address different psychological problems that frequently accompany addiction.

Involvement by the family is highly recommended.

  • Primary treatment focusses on developing a solid base for prolong the recovery
  • Length of the treatment is between 30 to 90 days
  • Secondary treatment is not available at all centres but is a transitional phase completed after the primary phase

Working closely with the therapist is necessary for people during treatment as they give you advice regarding psychological and emotional matters in depth and help you to understand the behaviours that cause addiction. This phase is helpful although it is less defined compared to primary medical care. It usually takes one to six months and is beneficial for individuals who require help learning to navigate daily life without substances.

This phase is a perilous time for some in recuperation and danger of backslide is high. After completion of their treatment, people begin to make their lives more accountable and responsible. Secondary treatment usually takes one to six months.


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Tertiary Treatment In Wiltshire

Tertiary Treatment (Sober Living Houses) is required for those people who need help for longer terms because they recover slowly The support of others in recovery is a condemnatory aspect. Sober living houses aren't always "houses", but may consist of apartment, condos, or even residential neighbourhoods of different houses. The residents usually pay a certain amount for room and board and are also expected to spend for their own meals.


The goal in a sober living house is to provide safe and peaceful surroundings while individuals adjust to a sober life.


Time Period Is Usually Two To Three Months

The rules require for the people living in sober living houses to carry out household chores and there is often a curfew. Calm living homes require more moral obligation than primary or secondary care. Residents are usually allowed to come and go freely during the day but are mostly expected to work or attend school. It is very common to conduct medication testing and the individuals who test positive might be forced to move out of the house, or might be alluded back to primary treatment.


Our treatment is different At Drug Rehab Wiltshire, confidential, in-patient treatment is followed by individual aftercare, in which each client is accompanied by a live-in therapist who travels with the client for a period of weeks or months - whatever is required to help the client settle into daily life and maintain a healthy routine that supports ongoing recovery. Once the time is up the therapist leaves the home and communicates through phone calls and Skype.